International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
Call for Papers | Fully Refereed | Open Access | Double Blind Peer Reviewed

ISSN: 2319-7064

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Research Paper | Medical Science | India | Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2013 | Rating: 6.6 / 10

Cochlear Implant in Deaf and Blind Patient

Rajesh Vishwakarma [3] | Kalpesh Patel [4] | Simple Patadia | Pratibha Goswami | Chandrakant Vishwakarma

Abstract: Patients with multiple sensory deficits such as hearing loss and visual impairment (VI) represent a unique problem. The most common syndrome of deaf and blind- Usher syndrome comprises of retinitis pigmentosa and progressive hearing loss. Objective of this study is to evaluate the results and benefits of cochlear implant in deaf blind people.

Keywords: Cochlear Implant, visual impairment, Usher syndrome, CAP Score

Edition: Volume 2 Issue 1, January 2013,

Pages: 162 - 164

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