A Short Communication on the Need for Interdisciplinary Action with Families with Deaf Children Who Use Bilateral Cochlear Implants
Received Date: Feb 13, 2016 / Accepted Date: Mar 28, 2016 / Published Date: Apr 04, 2016
Families with deaf children need information and advice by professionals of clinical and educational areas about bilateral cochlear implants performance. In fact, they receive this data from both sources and value them to the greater extent. Family information needs are not only on the usage of these devices used bilaterally but also on parenting strategies, expectations regarding outcomes over linguistic development and perseverance for hearing stimulation at home. According to the above, it is necessary to apply family centered interventions collaborating educational and clinical areas to satisfy new family needs regarding bilateral cochlear implants.
Keywords: Family; Deafness; Bilateral cochlear implantation; Interdisciplinary; Language development
Citation: Garcia-Garcia FJ, Lopez-Torrijo M (2016) A Short Communication on the Need for Interdisciplinary Action with Families with Deaf Children Who Use Bilateral Cochlear Implants. J Med Imp Surg 1: 104.
Copyright: © 2016 Garcia-Garcia FJ, et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
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