Ossicular implants

Adrien A. Eshraghi, Hessam Elfiki, Steven R. Mobley, Thomas J. Balkany

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Middle ear function requires an intact, mobile tympanic membrane, an air-containing mucosa-lined middle ear space, and a connection between the tympanic membrane and the inner-ear fluids. Restoration of function to hearing-impaired patients is often feasible with modern surgical approaches.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Bionic Human
Subtitle of host publicationHealth Promotion for People With Implanted Prosthetic Devices
PublisherHumana Press
Number of pages11
ISBN (Print)0896039595, 9780896039599
StatePublished - Dec 1 2006


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Chemistry(all)

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Eshraghi, A. A., Elfiki, H., Mobley, S. R., & Balkany, T. J. (2006). Ossicular implants. In The Bionic Human: Health Promotion for People With Implanted Prosthetic Devices (pp. 413-423). Humana Press. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-59259-975-2_30