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Author Hughes, Michelle

Title Objective Measures in Cochlear Implants
Published San Diego : Plural Publishing, Inc., 2012


Description 1 online resource (185 pages)
Series Core clinical concepts in audiology
Core clinical concepts in audiology.
Contents Foreword; Preface; Acknowledgments; About the Author; Part I. Laying the Foundation; 1. The Basics of a Cochlear Implant; Introduction; Anatomy of Severe to Profound Hearing Loss; Basic Principles of Electrical Stimulation of the Auditory System; Basic Parts and Functions of a Cochlear Implant; Past and Present Devices; Candidacy; 2. Signal Delivery; Channels Versus Electrodes; Signal Type; Stimulus Timing; Electrode Configuration; Electrode Design; Summary; Part II. Nonphysiological Objective Measures; 3. Electrode Impedance; Introduction; The Basics of Electrode Impedance
How Impedance Is Measured ClinicallyClinical Uses for Impedance Measures; Summary; 4. Electrical Field Potentials; Basic Description; Measurement; Clinical Uses for Electrical Field Potentials; Summary; 5. Averaged Electrode Voltages; Basic Description; Measurement; Factors Affecting AEV Measures; Typical Patterns; Atypical Patterns; Clinical Uses for AEVs; Summary; Part III. Physiological Objective Measures; 6. Electrically Evoked Stapedial Reflexes; Introduction to Physiological Objective Measures; Basic Description; Measurement; Clinical Uses for ESRTs; Summary
7. Electrically Evoked Compound Action PotentialBasic Description; Measurement; Clinical Uses for ECAPs; Summary; 8. Electrically Evoked Auditory Brainstem Response; Basic Description; Measurement; Clinical Uses for EABRs; Summary; 9. Electrically Evoked Auditory Middle Latency Response; Basic Description; Measurement; Clinical Uses for EAMLRs; Summary; 10. Electrically Evoked Auditory Cortical Potentials; Introduction; Electrically Evoked Auditory Late Response; Electrically Evoked Acoustic Change Complex; Mismatch Negativity; P300 Response; Summary; References; Index
Summary Divided into three parts, this book covers basic science, non-physiological objective measures, and physiological measures of cochlear implants, beginning with a clear description of the underlying basic science and signal characteristics of objective measures
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes English
Print version record
Subject Cochlear implants.
Auditory evoked response.
Outcome assessment (Medical care)
Cochlear Implants
Outcome Assessment, Health Care
Outcome and Process Assessment, Health Care
Evoked Potentials, Auditory
Treatment Outcome
Outcome assessment (Medical care)
Auditory evoked response
Cochlear implants
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781597566858