Progressive hearing loss can cause depression, isolation and an increased risk for dementia. Studies have found that dementia can be slowed or improved when hearing is restored, and the patient can engage again with the world. Cochlear implants stimulate several brain centers that aid in this recovery.
Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery
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