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Volume 2015, Article ID 890508, 6 pages
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Auditory Cortical Maturation in a Child with Cochlear Implant: Analysis of Electrophysiological and Behavioral Measures

1Departamento de Fisioterapia, Fonoaudiologia e Terapia Ocupacional, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, 05360-160 São Paulo, SP, Brazil
2Departamento de Otorrinolaringologia, Hospital das Clínicas, Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo, 05360-160 São Paulo, SP, Brazil

Received 3 September 2015; Accepted 16 December 2015

Academic Editor: Ingo Todt

Copyright © 2015 Liliane Aparecida Fagundes Silva et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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