Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol 2020 Dec 29;139:110392. Epub 2020 Sep 29.
Baylor College of Medicine, Department of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, One Baylor Plaza Suite NA-102, Houston, TX, 77030, USA; Texas Children's Hospital, Division of Pediatric Otolaryngology, 6701 Fannin St, Suite 640, Houston, TX, 77030, USA. Electronic address:
Introduction: For pediatric patients, bone-conduction hearing devices (BCHD) have demonstrated excellent outcomes. Unique to this population, BCHD implant surgeries can be technically challenging in children due to thinner, developing bone and syndromes with atypical anatomy. Image-guided surgical navigation (IGSN) clarifies underlying skull structure, potentially improving outcomes. Read More