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Original Source: Hearing rehabilitation in congenital aural atresia using the bone-anchored hearing aid: audiological and satisfaction results.

Abstract Conclusion: The BAHA (bone-anchored hearing aid) remains the most reliable method of auditory rehabilitation for patients with congenital aural atresia and improves hearing outcome and quality of life in these patients who are otherwise unable to benefit from traditional hearing aids. New techniques are being developed, such as fully implantable hearing devices, and will have to prove their efficacy and safety in this indication. Objective: To evaluate the audiological results and patient satisfact...

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Cochlear Opposes Proposed CMS Rule That Would Significantly Limit Access to Cochlear™ Baha® Implant System Technology for Medicare Patients

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, announced today that it is advocating against a newly proposed Ce...

Cochlear Pleased CMS Will Continue Coverage Of Baha® System For Medicare Patients Needing This Hearing Technology

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Nov. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, is pleased that the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (...

FDA OKs Implant for Diabetic Eye Disease

(MedPage Today) -- The FDA has approved an intravitreal steroid implant for diabetic macular edema patients who already have a lens implant or who are going to have cataract surgery.

Cochlear net grows 32% thanks to new products

Cochlear Limited (ASX:COH) revealed its net profit for the second half of FY14 grew 32% year-on-year to $72.7 million, due in part to to the successful launch of multiple new products. Sales revenue ...

Alimera, pSivida say FDA clears eye implant

Alimera Sciences and pSivida said Friday the FDA approved their eye disease implant Iluvien.Iluvien is an implant delivered by injection that is intended to treat diabetic macular edema, a condition t...

Cochlear Seeks Public Input on Proposed Medicare Rule to Eliminate Coverage of Bone Anchored Hearing Solutions

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- If the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) adopts a new rule proposed in July, people with certain types of hearing loss will no long...

"Swimmable" hearing implant gains approval in China

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ECA and I2S develop new spinal fusion system

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Bone-Anchored Hearing Aid vs. Reconstruction of the External Auditory Canal in Children and Adolescents with Congenital Aural Atresia: A Comparison Study of Outcomes.

Objectives/hypothesis: Congenital aural atresia is a rare condition affecting 1 in 10,000-20,000 children a year. Surgery is required to restore hearing to facilitate normal development. The objective...

Relationship between the CT Value and Cortical Bone Thickness at Implant Recipient Sites and Primary Implant Stability with Comparison of Different Implant Types.

Studies have shown that bone quality at the implant recipient site can influence primary stability.

Effectiveness, safety and acceptability of Sino-implant (II) during the first year of use: results from Kenya and Pakistan.

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Active Implant Periapical Lesions Leading to Implant Failure: Two Case Reports.

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