Hearing implant

Eric Abel (Inventor), Zhigang Wang (Inventor), Robert Mills (Inventor)

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    The present invention relates to a hearing aid system comprising a hearing implant and a method of powering a hearing implant, the system comprising an external ear canal module and an implant, wherein the signalling and/or powering of the ear implant is by way of a light signal being provided to the implant through the ear drum from, for example, the ear canal module.
    Original languageEnglish
    Patent numberUS7289639
    IPCH04R 25/00 (20060101
    Publication statusPublished - 30 Oct 2007


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    Abel, E., Wang, Z., & Mills, R. (2007). IPC No. H04R 25/00 (20060101. Hearing implant. (Patent No. US7289639).