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US20120195448 Tinnitus masking systems  
Tinnitus masking systems for treating tinnitus are described where a device is coupled to a surface of a bone or to a tooth or several teeth. Such a device may comprise an oral appliance having an...
US20140323905 STAPEDIUS REFLEX MEASUREMENT SAFETY SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
An exemplary stapedius reflex measurement safety system includes a stimulation management facility configured to direct a cochlear implant system to apply an electrical stimulus to an auditory...
US20110152602 Round Window Coupled Hearing Systems and Methods  
A support can be configured for placement in the middle ear to couple a transducer to the round window, such that the transducer can be removed from the round window without damaging the round...
US20140012070 Magnet Arrangement for Bone Conduction Hearing Implant  
An implantable magnetic transducer arrangement is described for a hearing implant in a recipient patient. An implant housing hermetically encapsulates an interior housing volume and is fixedly...
US20120220818 Middle Ear Implant for Otosclerosis  
A middle ear transducer arrangement is described for engaging a round window membrane of a patient cochlea. A mechanical transducer is surgically implantable into a fixed position in the round...
US20150038775 Systems, Devices, Components and Methods for Improved Acoustic Coupling Between a Bone Conduction Hearing Device and a Patient's Head or Skull  
Disclosed are various embodiments of systems, devices, components and methods for improving acoustic coupling between a bone conduction hearing device (BCHD) and a patient's head or skull. Such...
US20110144414 MIDDLE EAR IMPLANT AND METHOD  
An improved middle ear implant and method are disclosed. The invention particularly relates to magnetic implants and to attachment devices and methods for mounting a magnet in the middle ear of a...
US20120029267 Electromagnetic Bone Conduction Hearing Device  
An implantable hearing prosthesis for a recipient patient is described. An implantable attachment magnet is fixable beneath the skin of the patient to underlying skull bone and is adapted to...
US20120296155 Magnetic Attachment Arrangement for Implantable Device  
An arrangement is described for an implantable medical system. An implant housing contains a portion of an implantable electronic system and has a planar outer surface adapted to lie parallel to...
US20140121449 Adjustable Magnetic Systems, Devices, Components and Methods for Bone Conduction Hearing Aids  
Various embodiments of systems, devices, components, and methods are disclosed for adjustable bone conduction hearing aids where a patient or health care provided can select different positions of...
US20140012071 Symmetric Magnet Arrangement for Medical Implants  
An arrangement is described for a hearing implant system. An implantable housing has an outer surface configured to lie under and parallel to the skin of the implanted patient. An implant magnet...
US20130006043 SYSTEMS FOR MANUFACTURING ORAL-BASED HEARING AID APPLIANCES  
Systems for manufacturing oral-based hearing aid appliances utilizing various manufacturing methods and apparatus are described herein. The oral appliance may have an electronic and/or transducer...
US20140275735 Implantable Sound Transmission Device for Magnetic Hearing Aid, And Corresponding Systems, Devices and Components  
Various embodiments of systems, devices, components, and methods are disclosed for a magnetic hearing aid system comprising an implantable sound transmission device configured for implantation in...
US20140275728 Wireless Microactuator  
According to an exemplary embodiment the hearing of a patient may be improved by providing the patient with a wearable package having a microphone, a wireless transmitter circuit responsive to the...
US20140288358 Optically Coupled Bone Conduction Systems and Methods  
A hearing device can allow a user to determine from side which a sound originates with bone conduction vibration of the cochlea and the user can also receive sound localization cues from the...
US20110152601 Optically Coupled Bone Conduction Systems and Methods  
A hearing device can allow a user to determine from side which a sound originates with bone conduction vibration of the cochlea and the user can also receive sound localization cues from the...
US20120271097 Bone Conductive Devices For Improving Hearing  
A method is described for providing sound perception in a hearing impaired patient. An externally generated electrical audio stimulation signal is received in a receiver unit located under the...
US20120095283 TRANSCUTANEOUS BONE CONDUCTION SYSTEM  
A transcutaneous bone conduction system comprising a bone conduction device configured to vibrate in response to received sound. The system also comprises a totally implantable support apparatus...
US20150073205 Magnet Arrangement for Bone Conduction Hearing Implant  
An implantable magnet arrangement is described for a hearing implant in a recipient patient. A pair of implant magnets are fixable in a common plane beneath the skin of the patient to underlying...
US20140073840 Implantable Receptacle for a Hearing Aid Component  
An implantable receptacle for receiving a hearing aid component includes a body having a proximal portion, a distal cylindrical portion and a joining portion joining the proximal portion to the...
US20130165738 Magnet Arrangement for Bone Conduction Hearing Implant  
An implantable magnet arrangement is described for a hearing implant in a recipient patient. A pair of implant magnets are fixable in a common plane beneath the skin of the patient to underlying...
US20140121450 Magnetic Abutment Systems, Devices, Components and Methods for Bone Conduction Hearing Aids  
Various embodiments of systems, devices, components, and methods are disclosed for magnetically coupling ferrous or magnetic spacers of bone conduction hearing aids to ferrous or magnetic bone...
US20100312040 Optically Coupled Acoustic Middle Ear Implant Systems and Methods  
An assembly comprising a sound transducer can be implanted in the middle ear in a manner that simplifies surgery. The assembly may comprise a narrow cross-sectional profile such that the assembly...
US20130096367 OPTICAL MICROPHONE FOR IMPLANTABLE HEARING INSTRUMENT  
An implanted microphone is provided that allows for isolating an acoustic response of the microphone from vibration induced acceleration responses of the microphone. The present invention measures...
US20150245906 IMPLANTABLE ACTUATOR FOR HEARING AID APPLICATION  
An electromechanical actuator for an implantable hearing aid device including a mechanical output structure that has a first portion and a second portion, wherein the first portion is a mechanical...
US20140163309 IMPLANTABLE ACTUATOR FOR HEARING AID APPLICATION  
An electromechanical actuator for an implantable hearing aid device including a mechanical output structure that has a first portion and a second portion, wherein the first portion is a mechanical...
US20130281765 OBSERVER-BASED CANCELLATION SYSTEM FOR IMPLANTABLE HEARING INSTRUMENTS  
A method including receiving input indicative of a parameter related to an operating environment of an implantable portion of a prosthesis and adjusting an adjustable system of the prosthesis...
US20110207990 Methods and Apparatus for Aligning Antennas of Low-Powered Intra - and Extra - Oral Electronic Wireless Devices  
The present invention relates generally to the design and optimal placement of transmitting and receiving directional antennas, a priori, as used in intra-oral to extra-oral (or visa versa)...
US20130267767 Artifact Cancellation In Hybrid Audio Prostheses  
A system and method are described for determining an estimated neural response in a hybrid electric acoustic audio prosthesis. Target nerve tissue such as remaining hair cells and cochlear nerve...
US20120253105 METHOD OF ANCHORING AN ACOUSTIC ELEMENT IN A BONE OF THE CRANIOMAXILLOFACIAL REGION AND ACOUSTIC ELEMENT  
An acoustic element is implanted in a human bone of the craniomaxillofacial region with the aid of at least one anchor element including a material having thermoplastic properties, wherein for...
US20140012069 Electromagnetic Bone Conduction Hearing Device  
An external component for a bone conduction hearing implant is described. An external housing is fixedly attached on the skin of a hearing implant patient over an implanted bone conduction hearing...
US20100317914 Optically Coupled Active Ossicular Replacement Prosthesis  
An active ossicular replacement device is configured to couple the malleus to the stapes, and conduct sound through the vibratory structures of the ear in response to the transmitted...
US20130338427 IMPLANTABLE ACTUATOR FOR DIRECT COCHLEA STIMULATION  
There is provided an implantable actuator for direct stimulation of a patient's cochlea comprising a frame to be fluid-tightly fixed within the patient's oval window in a manner to replace the...
US20150119635 ALTERNATE STIMULATION STRATEGIES FOR PERCEPTION OF SPEECH  
A system, including a first prosthetic device configured to evoke a hearing percept based on a first ambient sound and a second non-invasive device configured to stimulate skin based on a second...
US20110137109 IMPLANTABLE MICROPHONE FOR HEARING SYSTEMS  
An implantable microphone for use in hearing systems includes a housing having a back wall. The back wall has a recess (e.g., blind hole) configured to be coupled to an auditory ossicle. The...
US20140336449 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR DELIVERING BONE CONDUCTION STIMULI TO AND FOR MEASURING GRAVITATION RECEPTOR FUNCTIONS OF THE INNER EAR  
Disclosed herein are apparatus and methods for delivering bone conduction stimuli for measuring the gravitation receptor functions of the inner ear. In some embodiments, an apparatus may include...
US20140107526 EVALUATION OF AN IMPLANTED PROSTHESIS  
Evaluating an implanted hearing prosthesis, including operating the implanted hearing prosthesis, capturing sound generated by a transducer of the prosthesis during said operation, and comparing...
US20140107400 TEMPLATE FOR IMPLANTING A HOUSING OF A HEARING INSTRUMENT  
The invention relates to a template for implanting a housing of an implantable unit of a partially implantable hearing instrument, comprising a template plate comprising an implant position...
US20070127755 Tinnitus treatment device  
A tinnitus treatment device includes a sound generation device and a receiver unit connected to the sound generation device. The receiver unit is positioned in an open-ear configuration within the...
US20150230034 HEARING AID DEVICE  
A hearing aid device is presented being configured for direct cochlea vibration stimulation. The hearing aid device comprises: a deformable member configured for contracting and expanding along a...
US20140121452 Abutment Attachment Systems, Mechanisms, Devices, Components and Methods for Bone Conduction Hearing Aids  
Various embodiments of systems, devices, components, and methods are disclosed for mechanically coupling a bone conduction hearing aid, or a spacer or other device for a bone conduction hearing...
US20110082327 SALINE MEMBRANOUS COUPLING MECHANISM FOR ELECTROMAGNETIC AND PIEZOELECTRIC ROUND WINDOW DIRECT DRIVE SYSTEMS FOR HEARING AMPLIFICATION  
A system and method for electromagnetic or piezoelectric direct drive hearing amplification using a magnetic or piezoelectric oscillator attached to a saline implant coupled to the round window...
US20130046131 MRI Safe Actuator for Implantable Floating Mass Transducer  
An implantable hearing prosthesis for a recipient patient is described. An implantable signal transducer includes one or more electromagnetic drive coils for receiving an electrical stimulation...
US20110144415 IMPLANTABLE MICROPHONE FOR HEARING SYSTEMS  
An implantable microphone for use in hearing systems includes a housing having a sidewall, a first membrane coupled to a top portion of the housing and configured to move in response to movement...
US20140100415 IMPLANTABLE MICROPHONE FOR HEARING SYSTEMS  
An implantable microphone for use in hearing systems includes a housing having a sidewall, a first membrane coupled to a top portion of the housing and configured to move in response to movement...
US20130006044 HEARING AID AND METHOD OF IMPLANTING A HEARING AID  
A hearing aid including a permanent magnet to be fixed at a patient's incus (26), an audio signal source (14), an audio signal processing unit (16) for processing audio signals from the audio...
US20090187065 AUTOMATIC GAIN CONTROL FOR IMPLANTED MICROPHONE  
An implantable hearing instrument is provided that reduces the response to unnaturally high vibrations (e.g., due to a patient's own voice), without necessarily or substantially affecting the...
US20140323798 Middle Ear Implant Sensor  
A middle ear implant may include a first interface portion configured to interface with a first structure of a middle ear of a patient, a second interface portion configured to interface with a...
US20120016180 MIDDLE EAR IMPLANT  
A hearing actuator (10) for implantation in the middle ear of a user. The actuator comprises transducer means (for example a piezoelectric device) (12) for converting electrical input signals into...
US20150038774 BONE-SEALED AUDIO DEVICE  
An audio device with an insertion part being adapted to be inserted into an ear canal of a user. The insertion part comprises pressure means and a resilient surface. The resilient surface...

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