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Demographic factors influencing educational placement of the hearing-impaired child with a cochlear implant.

Authors
  • Yehudai, Noam
  • Tzach, Naama
  • Shpak, Talma
  • Most, Tova
  • Luntz, Michal
Type
Published Article
Journal
Otology & neurotology : official publication of the American Otological Society, American Neurotology Society [and] European Academy of Otology and Neurotology
Publication Date
Aug 01, 2011
Volume
32
Issue
6
Pages
943–947
Identifiers
DOI: 10.1097/MAO.0b013e31821a8407
PMID: 21512422
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

Our results show that parental education, a variable that the health system cannot control, significantly influences postimplantation results in term of educational placement and can thus limit the chances of implanted children to achieve mainstream placement even when identified and implanted at an early age.

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