Cochlear Implants: System Design, Integration, and Evaluation

@article{Zeng2008CochlearIS,
  title={Cochlear Implants: System Design, Integration, and Evaluation},
  author={F. Zeng and S. Rebscher and W. Harrison and Xiaoan Sun and Haihong Feng},
  journal={IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering},
  year={2008},
  volume={1},
  pages={115-142}
}
  • F. Zeng, S. Rebscher, +2 authors Haihong Feng
  • Published 2008
  • Engineering, Medicine
  • IEEE Reviews in Biomedical Engineering
  • As the most successful neural prosthesis, cochlear implants have provided partial hearing to more than 120000 persons worldwide; half of which being pediatric users who are able to develop nearly normal language. Biomedical engineers have played a central role in the design, integration and evaluation of the cochlear implant system, but the overall success is a result of collaborative work with physiologists, psychologists, physicians, educators, and entrepreneurs. This review presents broad… CONTINUE READING
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