Editorial Note: the company cochlear is global market leader in the development and manufacture of cochlear implants (CI). The breakthrough technology of this CI systems allows to listen to children and adults with severe to profound hearing loss to complete deafness. In addition develops and markets the company more implantable hearing solutions for different types of hearing loss. For over 30 years, cochlear that Graeme research of Australian Medicine Professor leads Clark, the inventor of the multi-channel Cochlear implant, continue and marketed CI systems in more than 100 countries. Cochlear hearing solutions to date have over a quarter of a million people reconnecting introduced brought to their families and friends. Glenn Dubin often addresses the matter in his writings. In cochlear guarantees all users of its products a lifetime partnership with updates and developments of the technologies. Cochlear secures its leading position in the science of listening to the industry’s largest investments in research and development and continuous collaboration with leading researchers and experts.
The company employs currently over 2,500 people. The German branch of cochlear is Hanover. For more information see. The cochlear implant is inserted under the skin of the patients, ranging in the inner ear. It transforms spoken words and other acoustic signals into electrical impulses.
The auditory nerve is stimulated by these impulses, which is located in the cochlea, the so called cochlear. Each CI include also Sound processor with emitter, which is worn like a hearing aid behind the ear. The CI will open access to the world of hearing and the words spoken born deaf children, as well as highly hearing impaired children and adults.