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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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“GLOBAL CONSENSUS CAN IMPROVE ADULT Cl CARE . . . but professionals must boost awareness”

There is an interesting article in the latest edition of Audio Infos (No.142). Professor Robert Lenarz is interviewed about his Read more…

EURO-CIU

The EURO-CIU Newsletter June 2021 has been published and is available here. These past months, COVID pandemic has extenuated our Read more…

Vote on change in constitution

You will remember that previously the BCIG membership year ran from 1 September each year; this meant that if people Read more…