Surgery for the bone-anchored hearing aid

Arnold, Andreas; Caversaccio, Marco-Domenico; Mudry, Albert (2011). Surgery for the bone-anchored hearing aid. Advances in oto-rhino-laryngology, 71, pp. 47-55. Basel: Karger

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This review covers the surgery for the bone-anchored hearing aid (Baha(®)). PREOPERATIVE WORKUP: A review of the indications and preoperative diagnostics shows that best results are generally obtained in patients with conductive or mixed hearing loss rehabilitation when surgery is not applicable or has failed and in patients that suffer from single-sided deafness. An audiogram must confirm that the bone conduction hearing is within the inclusion criteria. A computed tomography scan is performed in cases of malformation to assure sufficient bone thickness at the site of screw implantation.

Item Type:

Journal Article (Further Contribution)

Division/Institute:

04 Faculty of Medicine > Department of Head Organs and Neurology (DKNS) > Clinic of Ear, Nose and Throat Disorders (ENT)

UniBE Contributor:

Caversaccio, Marco

ISSN:

0065-3071

Publisher:

Karger

Language:

English

Submitter:

Factscience Import

Date Deposited:

04 Oct 2013 14:20

Last Modified:

17 Mar 2015 19:27

PubMed ID:

21389704

URI:

https://boris.unibe.ch/id/eprint/6842 (FactScience: 211878)

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