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If you want information about cochlear implants in Swedish, it is recommended that you go to the BARNPLANTORNA site

or email
Barnplantorna also has a dvd called a "Cochlear Implant - A New Sense of Hearing" which is in Swedish with English subtitles. More information on this can be found here

With thanks to Ann-Charlotte Gyllenram of Barnplantorna

Barnplantorna dvd Barnplantorna has produced a dvd entitled 'Cochlear Implants - A New Sense of Hearing'. It brings together accounts of implantation from parents, professionals, children and adolescents with cochlear implants. It is available with Swedish subtitles and Swedish sign language. For more information contact
Barnplantorna book Barnplantorna is Sweden has also produced a picture book for children entitled Kerry receives a cochlear implant. This explains in an easy-going manner all the steps from the first meeting with the doctor and the family up until Kerry starts to hear. It is aimed at siblings and other young children who come across a child with an implant. It is available in Swedish and several other languages. For more information contact

Advanced Bionics

Also available in Swedish from Advanced Bionics on their European website in the Professionals section:

You need to register first and then wait to receive a password.

  • What is a cochlear implant?
  • What are you looking for in a cochlear implant?
  • Quality Assessment Questionnaire
  • Steps Package
  • As well as all the product brochures for Harmony, Auria and PSP

    The NEAP assessment package is also available in Swedish from The Ear Foundation

    The Ear Foundation Limited. Registered office: Marjorie Sherman House, 83 Sherwin Road, Lenton, Nottingham, NG7 2FB.

    A company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales number 3482779, registered charity number 1068077