Individuals with Cochlear Implants: Introduction

Module Assessment

1. What is a cochlear implant?







2. What are the external parts of a cochlear implant?







3. What is a cochlear implant MAP?







4. Who might provide input to create an appropriate MAP?







5. What is a limitation of the CI?







6. When is it recommended for children to receive a cochlear implant?







7. The later the age of implantation, the greater the need for:







8. What is one result of early auditory deprivation?







9. What is a factor in how well a child learns to use a cochlear implant to communicate?







10. What is the percentage of children with cochlear implants who are educated in the mainstream classroom setting?