The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cochlear implants for severe to profound deafness in children and adults: a systematic review and economic model.
Health Technology Assessment
NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme
To investigate whether it is clinically effective and cost-effective to provide (i) a unilateral cochlear implant for severely to profoundly deaf people (using or not using hearing aids), and (ii) a bilateral cochlear implant for severely to profoundly deaf people with a single cochlear implant (unilateral or unilateral plus hearing aid).
addresses: Peninsula Technology Assessment Group (PenTAG), Peninsula Medical School, Universities of Exeter and Plymouth, UK.
types: Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't; Review
Published version. Copyright © 2009 NIHR Health Technology Assessment Programme
Health Technology Assessment, 2009, Vol. 13, Issue 44, pp. 1 - 330
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