Neurobiology of Disease



April 26 - Cochlear Implants

2006 Samuel Gubbels, M.D.

This ToolBox will present the current state of cochlear and brainstem implants for hearing loss.

Preservation of Hearing in Cochlear Implant Surgery: Advantages of Combined Electrical and Acoustical Speech Processing [ Download ]
Bruce J. Gantz, MD; Christopher Turner, PhD; Kate E. Gfeller, PhD; Mary W. Lowder, MA
The Laryngoscope Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.
© 2005 The American Laryngological,
Rhinological and Otological Society, Inc.

How cochlear implants encode speech [ Download ]
Jay T. Rubinstein

Patterns of neural degeneration in the human cochlea and auditory nerve: Implications for cochlear implantation [ Download ]
JOSEPH B. NADOL, Jr, MD, Boston, Massachusetts
(Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 1997;117:220-8.)