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More information about the Naida link?

Query: Could you tell me about the Naida Link, is is a new cochlear implant processor? Reply: The Phonak Naida Link is a hearing aid that is completely compatible and feature matched with Advanced Bionic's Niada CI. So it is perfect for those people who wear a CI but continue to wear a hearing aid in the other ear.

Posted on November 14, 2016 12:44

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Have you seen Kanso, the new Cochlear device?

Query: Have you come across Cochlearís latest cochlear implant processor, called Kanso? Reply: Kanso is the latest product to be relaesd by Cochlear and is an off the ear processor, in same sort of range as MED-ELís rondo. For more information follow the link below:

Posted on October 14, 2016 14:08

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Where can I find cochlear implant comparison charts?

Query: Is there a comprehensive guide to the different cochlear implant devices, comparing the different specifications and features. I have a caseload with children with different devices and would be good to keep as a reference. Reply: Yes there are a few cochlear implant comparison charts, we have given you the links to them here:

Posted on October 11, 2016 15:19

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How do you explain how to map a cochlear implant?

I am looking for something to help explain how a cochlear implant works and especially the mapping to families I work with. Are there any resources you know that are easy to understand for parents? Reply: Thanks for your query. It is sometimes challenging to find resources that are easy to understand for parents in the early stages of implantation. We are including a few links and we have also put up a Youtube v...

Posted on October 5, 2016 12:40

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Is there a new CI that has specific features if you also wear a hearing aid?

Query: Cold you please tell me about the new CI that is said to work very well if you have a hearing aid in the other ear ?. Reply: Advanced Bionics have recently released their latest product that tackles the issue of wearing both a CI and a hearing aid in the other ear. They have a package of bimodal products which consists of the Naida cochlear implant processor and a hearing aid that connects wirele...

Posted on September 14, 2016 15:03

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Listening through a cochlear implant: updated simulations

Enquiry: As you enter the new school year and might be doing some inset or peer awareness training have a look at the updated links on the following Sounding Board pages. Reply: We have listed a number of both simulations for hearing losses as well as listening through a cochlear implant which you can find here:

Posted on August 11, 2016 11:33

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Tips for storing CI processor

Enquiry: My 8 year old son has recently received a CI and already has a hearing aid and just wanted to now when he takes them off what is the best way to store them? I've heard about a Dry-Aid box?: Reply: It is important that his technology is kept in a dry environment and there are a number of products that can help you achieve this. The clinic where you had the hearing devices fitted may have these or ask th...

Posted on January 12, 2016 14:34

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Info Day: AB accessories for users in Bristol

Enquiry: Come to an information day hosted by Advanced Bionics about all their accessories Info leaflet ...

Posted on December 16, 2015 14:11

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