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By Huw Cooper, Louise Craddock

This can be a entire multi-author guide protecting all elements of cochlear implantation, totally up to date on account that its first version was once released in 1991. All features of this swiftly constructing box are coated, from implant layout, speech processing suggestions, evaluate and rehabilitation of youngsters and adults to destiny advancements. Chapters written by way of implant clients and their mom and dad provide attention-grabbing perception into the adventure of listening to back with a cochlear implant.

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1. 2 Clarion CII HiRes 90Kh CIS • • • • • • • • n-of-m ACEc SPEAK • • • SAS PPSd HiRese • • • • • • • • a Systems are listed in the leftmost column and the strategies used with each are indicated in the remaining columns. See text for full names of the strategies. Note that the strategies indicate broad categories and the details of implementations for a given strategy can vary (sometimes widely) across systems. b The COMBI 40 system was manufactured by Med-El GmbH of Innsbruck, Austria; the COMBI 40+ and PULSAR systems are manufactured by that company now; the LAURA system was recently manufactured by Philips Hearing Instruments and before then by Antwerp Bionic Systems, in Antwerp, Belgium (manufacture of this system has been discontinued); the CI22 system was manufactured by Cochlear Ltd.

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The input is a 100-millisecond snippet from the speech sound ‘asa’, which includes the terminal part of the ‘s’ and the initial part of the final ‘a’. Actual implementations of CIS processors include a pre-emphasis filter before the bank of bandpass filters and a compressive mapping table between the envelope detector and the multiplier block in each channel. Actual implementations also typically include more than four channels. input in this example is a 100-millisecond snippet from the speech sound ‘asa’, that includes the terminal portion of the ‘s’ and the initial portion of the final ‘a’.

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