Clinical Evidence

Clinical Evidence Supporting Sophono and Transcutaneous Bone Conduction Hearing

There is a growing body of evidence from otolaryngologists and surgeons that patients with transcutaneous bone conduction hearing devices enjoy the benefits achieved by percutaneous devices – and without the visible abutment protruding from the skull or the complications associated with percutaneous surgeries.

Bone Conduction Hearing devices comparedBone Conduction Hearing devices compared
Mark J. Syms, principal investigator, Published Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 May, Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, Nov.16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Sophono Systems in 5 pediatric cases in PhiladelphiaSophono Systems in 5 pediatric cases in Philadelphia
Sri Kiran Chennupati, principal investigator,
Published Int J Pediatr Otorhinolaryngol. 2014 May

Sophono Systems in 6 pediatric cases in Rome, ItalySophono Systems in 6 pediatric cases in Rome, Italy
Pasquale Marsella, principal investigator, Published Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014 Apr 8

Implantable Auditory DevicesImplantable Auditory Devices
Darius Kohan, MD, principal investigator,
Presented at the Ultimate Colorado Midwinter Meeting, Meeting, Feb. 3, 2015 in Vail, Colorado
Long term use Sophono systems Germany SiegertLong-Term Use of Sophono Systems in Germany
Ralf Siegert, MD, principal investigator, Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, November 16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Sophono systems 15 pediatric cases france denoyelleSophono Systems in 15 Pediatric Cases in France
Denoyelle Françoise, Leboulanger N, Coudert C, Mazzaschi O, Loundon N, Vicaut E, Tessier N, Garabedian EN.
Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, Nov 16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Sophono children HorlbeckSophono Systems in 11 SSD Cases in Texas
Andrew de Jong, MD, Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, November 16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Sophono children HorlbeckSophono in Children
Drew M. Horlbeck, MD and Christine Cook, MS, CCC-A
Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, Nov 16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Sophono systems radical cavities MagliuloSophono Systems in Radical Cavities
Giuseppe Magliulo, Rosaria Turchetta, Giannicola Iannella, Mario Ciniglio Appiani, and Marco de Vincentiis
Presented at the Politzer Society Meeting, November 16, 2013 in Antalya, Turkey
Magnetic resonance imaging in patients with magnet powered hearing implantsMagnetic resonance imaging in patients with magnet powered hearing implants
S. Nospes, W. Mann, A. Keilmann
Der Radiologe, November 2013, Volume 53, Issue 11, pp 1026-1032
New Closed Skin Bone-Anchored Implant Preliminary Results in 6 Children With Ear AtresiaNew closed skin bone-anchored implant: preliminary results in 6 children with ear atresia.
Denoyelle F, 2013 Feb, Leboulanger N, Coudert C, Mazzaschi O, Loundon N, Vicaut E, Tessier N, Garabedian EN.
Otology & Neurotology, Inc. 34(2):275-81.

Experiencia con el uso del implante auditivo osteointegrado Alpha 1 en el Insituto Nacional de RehabilitacionExperience with the use of osseointegrated auditory implant Alpha 1 at the National Institute of Rehabilitation. Report of the first device placed in Mexico.
Julio César Mena Ayala, 2012, No. 4, Juan Carlos Cisneros Lesser, Eduardo Bolívar Cheda, Francisco Alfredo Luna Reyes
Annals of Otolaryngology Mexican

Speech Understanding with a New Implant Technology: A Comparative Study with a New Nonskin Penetrating Baha SystemSpeech Understanding with a New Implant Technology: A Comparative Study with a New Nonskin Penetrating Baha System
Anja Kurz, Mark Flynn, Marco Caversaccio, and Martin Kompis
Department of ENT, Head and Neck Surgery, Inselspital, University of Bern, 3010 Bern, Switzerland
Cochlear Bone Anchored Hearing Solutions, Mölnlycke, Sweden
Received 6 March 2014; Accepted 16 May 2014; Published 23 July 2014

Academic Editor: Nozomu Matsumoto

Copyright © 2014 Anja Kurz et al.

Magnetic coupling of partially implantable bone conduction hearing aids without open implantsMagnetic Coupling of Partially Implantable Bone Conduction Hearing Aids without Open Implants
Prof. Dr. Dr. Ralf Siegert, 2010 Jun
Laryngorhinootologie. 89(6):346-51. doi: 10.1055/s-0030-1249086. Epub 2010 Mar 15.

Patient Outcomes in Magnet-Based Implantable Auditory Assist DevicesPatient Outcomes in Magnet-Based Implantable Auditory Assist Devices
Mallory B. O’Niel, MD1; Christina L. Runge, PhD1; David R. Friedland, MD, PhD1; Joseph E. Kerschner, MD1,2
JAMA Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg. 2014;140(6):513-520. doi:10.1001/jamaoto.2014.484.

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