Category: Implants & Bone Conduction

Implants & Bone Conduction

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Novel Atraumatic Self-Shaping Cochlear Implant (CIs)

To overcome the obstacles current CIs might cause during surgery, researchers at the Hamlyn Centre proposed a novel functional atraumatic self-shaping cochlear implant. It is a pre-curved CI that curls into the cochlea under the influence of body temperature.

Implants & Bone Conduction

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Oticon Neuro System Receives FDA Premarket Approval

Oticon Medical announced that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has granted premarket approval (PMA) to the company’s Neuro System to treat individuals 18 years or older, with bilateral severe-to-profound sensorineural hearing loss, who obtain limited benefit from appropriately fitted hearing aid(s).

Cochlear Implants

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NIH Grant Supports New Cochlear Implant Technique

Cooling the sensitive tissues of the inner ear before and during a cochlear implant surgery may lead to better hearing outcomes, according to a University of Miami Health System and College of Engineering researcher who is leading a collaborative team developing this therapeutic approach.