Interdisciplinary work: essential for optimal results in auditory implants




Implantable devices, comprehensive patient care, hearing loss


Technological advances and expanded indications for cochlear, bone conduction and brainstem implants have led to a significant increase in the number implant users, along with an increase in the number of professionals involved in the different phases of the process. At the same time, there is a tendency for professionals from different disciplines to work independently of their colleagues, focused on achieving their specific objectives. Hearing loss interventions not only have an impact on sound perception but on nonaudiologic factors too, including a person’s cognitive status, social interactions, family and work environment and many other factors, all of which play a major role in the wide variability of outcomes. As a result, comprehensive patient care is clearly needed.


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Baron de Otero, C. (2024). Interdisciplinary work: essential for optimal results in auditory implants. Auditio , 8, e91.



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