Cochlear Implant (1)

Short description:

This webpage explains all basic facts about cochlear implants.

A cochlear implant is a small electronic device that helps people hear. A cochlear implant is not the same thing as a hearing aid. The device is surgically implanted and works in a different way.

Type of publication:

Presentation

Date of publication:

05/21/2013

Author(s):

Ashutosh Kacker

Publishing organization:

MedlinePlus

Language:

English

Long description:

Contents

  • Who uses a cochlear implant?
  • How it works
  • How it is implanted
  • Risks of surgery
  • Recovery after surgery
  • Outlook
  • Living with an implant
  • References

Copyright information:

import from Sensage project