This week, for the first time ever, a CI recipient ever has done self-tests and self-fitting on her own, assisted by Audiqueen and FOX. The session took place outside of the CI centre and was supervised remotely by The Eargroup’s audiologists.
Great news! We are happy to introduce Mariia as the newest member of our talented team.
Audiology Infos Brazil, the professional magazine for audiologists, publishes an article focusing on FOX in its January 2018 issue.
Cochlear Ltd has started rolling out Otoconsult’s flagship products in the USA: FOX (CI fitting with Artificial Intelligence) and Audiqueen (ENT Clinic data management)
Otoconsult has won a grant in the European Horizon 2020 SME Instrument program (more info about the European program here). The Project (Nr 735134) entitled “Fitting to Outcome eXpert for semi-automated cochlear implant fine-tuning” intends to assess the technological and market-economic viability of FOX as well as its acceptance by the targeted purchasers and end-users.
OPTImization of the automated Fitting to Outcomes eXpert with language-independent hearing-in-noise test battery and electro-acoustical test box for cochlear implant users
Start Date: 1/11/2010
End Date: 31/10/2012
Project Budget: € 1.746.895
EU Reimbursement: € 1.274.931
The Eargroup and Otoconsult have been pioneers in drastically changing the fitting of cochlear implants. For that purpose they have developed and introduced psycho-acoustical tests (A§E 2009) […]
The term fish ear is a non-scientific term referring to the phase-locking hair cells in your inner ear system. These hair cells can be found in the vestibulum and as inner hair cells in the cochlea. They are responsible for the coding of the low frequency fine structure of mechanical waves. This is in contrast […]
Dual electric-acoustic speech processor with linguistic assessment tools for deaf individuals with residual low frequency hearing
Start Date: 1/7/2008
End Date: 1/7/2010
Project Budget: 1,2 million euros
EU Reimbursement: 0,9 million euros
The main objectives of the proposed project: (i) to optimise deaf patients’ hearing experience by developing a new hearing device which combines both types of stimulation in the […]