Blake S Wilson
Affiliation: RTI International
- Three-month results with bilateral cochlear implantsRichard S Tyler
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1078, USA
Ear Hear 23:80S-89S. 2002..To evaluate possible binaural listening advantages for speech in quiet, speech in noise, and for localization in a group of postlingually deafened adults with two cochlear implants functioning independently after 3 mo experience...
- Cochlear implants: some likely next stepsBlake S Wilson
Center for Auditory Prosthesis Research, Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
Annu Rev Biomed Eng 5:207-49. 2003....
- Multicenter U.S. bilateral MED-EL cochlear implantation study: speech perception over the first year of useEmily Buss
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27599, USA
Ear Hear 29:20-32. 2008..The purpose of this study was to evaluate whether bilateral electrical stimulation could confer similar benefits for cochlear implant listeners...
- The surprising performance of present-day cochlear implantsBlake S Wilson
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:969-72. 2007..These results are both surprising and encouraging, in that the implant provides only a very crude mimicking of only some aspects of the normal physiology...
- Two new directions in speech processor design for cochlear implantsBlake S Wilson
RTI International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina 27709, USA
Ear Hear 26:73S-81S. 2005....
- Design for a simplified cochlear implant systemSoon Kwan An
School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Seoul National University, Seoul 151 744, Korea
IEEE Trans Biomed Eng 54:973-82. 2007..A low cost metal-silicon hybrid mold has been developed for fabricating an intracochlear electrode array with 16 ball-shaped stimulating contacts...
- Cochlear implants: a remarkable past and a brilliant futureBlake S Wilson
Division of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Department of Surgery, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
Hear Res 242:3-21. 2008..If other possibilities are realized, e.g., electrodes that emit drugs to inhibit cell death following trauma and to induce the growth of neurites toward electrodes, then the future is very bright indeed...
- Patients utilizing a hearing aid and a cochlear implant: speech perception and localizationRichard S Tyler
Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242 1078, USA
Ear Hear 23:98-105. 2002..The purpose of this pilot study was to document speech perception and localization abilities in patients who use a cochlear implant in one ear and a hearing aid in the other ear...