cochlear implant

App will teach infants with cochlear implants to speak
App will teach infants with cochlear implants to speak (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

A team of Swinburne researchers is developing an app to teach infants with cochlear implants how to speak. GetTalking is designed for infants who are born deaf and receive cochlear implants. These infants must learn how to associate the sounds ... Read More »

Two ears are better than one: double cochlear implants improve student grades
Two ears are better than one: double cochlear implants improve student grades (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

One cochlear ear can give a child the gift of hearing, but a new study shows two can help them excel at school. A world-first study of deaf primary school students has revealed children with double cochlear implants performed much ... Read More »

Two ears are better than one
Two ears are better than one (1 votes, average: 5.00 out of 5)

Hearing-impaired children fitted with a second cochlear implant (CI) early in life, have significantly better outcomes in aspects of their communication and learning. A five-year research study from the University of Melbourne shows that bilateral cochlear implantation resulted in improved ... Read More »

Bilateral cochlear implants facilitate binaural hearing
Bilateral cochlear implants facilitate binaural hearing (0 votes, average: 0.00 out of 5)

Cochlear implants — electronic devices surgically implanted in the ear to help provide a sense of sound — have been successfully used since the late 1980’s. But questions remain as to whether bilateral cochlear implants, placed in each ear rather ... Read More »

 
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