Exploring factors that affect the age of cochlear implantation in children

Conclusions
This study suggests that a substantial number of children will continue to receive cochlear implants well beyond their first birthday primarily due to progressive hearing loss. In addition, other medical conditions may contribute to delayed decisions in pediatric cochlear implantation.

from the International Journal of Pediatric Otorhinolaryngology

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