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The COVID-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak is a very dynamic and fast evolving situation so please ensure you take the time to read the updates from your organisations and professional bodies.

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About cochlear implants

A cochlear implant is an electronic device which may be suitable for children and adults who receive no useful benefit from conventional hearing aids. Conventional hearing aids work by making sounds louder.

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Other implantable devices

Cochlear implants are not suitable for all profoundly deaf or deafened adults and children. There are some other options detailed for your information such as Assistive devices and other communication options.

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Cochlear implant FAQs

A list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers about cochlear implants including information about how an implant can help; the operation; wearing one on a daily basis; and options for training when using one.

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Graham Fraser Memorial Lecture 2021 (Online)

An annual Memorial Lecture was established in 1994 by the Graham Fraser Foundation in commemoration of the work of Graham Read more…

Global CI Collaborative: Futures Forum: Webinar Series

Covid-19 has changed health-care practice globally requiring rapid service re-configuration and novel pathways to deliver cochlear implantation for all ages. Read more…

Returning to the CI clinic

Roundtable and Q&A: Returning to the CI clinic Join our panel of 5 specialists chatting to the BCIG Chair about infection Read more…