Vestibular function disorders after cochlear implantation

Julia Louza, Robert Gürkov & Eike Krause
Introduction: The cochlea and the vestibular organ are anatomically and functionally very closely related. Therefore interventions in the inner ear, like the cochlear implantation (CI), can affect the vestibular function. Histological studies have shown changes primary in the otolith organs. Objective[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]