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Archives of oto-rhino-laryngology

, Volume 239, Issue 3, pp 263–266 | Cite as

Pre-operative appraisal of cochlear implant results by means of electrical promontory stimulation: Preliminary report

  • W. Fritze
  • B. Eisenwort
Article

Summary

A test procedure based on the patient's understanding of acoustic material is presented. The score obtained in this test showed a highly significant correlation with the postoperative score evaluated by independent examiners 4 weeks after stimulator adjustment.

Key words

Cochlear implants Pre-operative stimulation Appraisal of success 

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© Springer-Verlag 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • W. Fritze
    • 1
  • B. Eisenwort
    • 1
  1. 1.II. HNO-Klinik der Universität WienViennaAustria

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