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WO/2015/020133A1
The ear plug (20) of the present invention has ear plug bodies (21) that are inserted into the external auditory canal and connectors (22) that are integrated with the ear plug bodies (21). The ear plug bodies (21) are soft. The sound in...  
WO/2015/017771A2
An in-ear device with at least one sensor configured to generate a signal to help a subject manage or reduce pain, discomfort, or other symptoms associated with TMJ disorder. Also disclosed are methods of using optical scanning to create...  
WO/2015/011449A1
A device for use by a dental patient fits in the patient's ear and has at least one curved resonator tube to reduce the perceived volume of a dental drill. The device may have multiple layers of resonator tubes and a port into which reco...  
WO/2015/009839A1
Described herein is an ear canal cleaning device with a disposable cleaning tip. The ear canal cleaning device can have a handle and a distal head portion for receiving the disposable cleaning tip. The handle can have a power button to a...  
WO/2015/009421A1
An external ear canal pressure regulation device including a fluid flow generator, an earpiece having an axial earpiece bore, and a valved conduit fluidicly coupled to the fluid flow generator and the axial earpiece bore, whereby the ear...  
WO/2015/009984A1
An arrangement for operating a cochlear implant system is described. Stimulation signals are applied to stimulation electrodes in a cochlear implant electrode with an initial signal format using biphasic electrical stimulation pulses. On...  
WO/2015/003470A1
Disclosed are an arrayed optical fibre laser-induced hearing device and a signal conversion method, wherein the device comprises a speech processor (1), an array data controller (2), a laser modulation driver (3), a laser optical fibre a...  
WO/2014/210463A1
The treatment of tinnitus may include a tinnitus therapy including generating a tinnitus therapy sound that is similar to a patient's perceived tinnitus sound. In one example, a method for generating a tinnitus adjusted sound may include...  
WO/2014/210469A2  
WO/2014/198306A2
The present invention proposes a method for operating a hearing device (1) adapted for being worn at least partially within an ear canal of a user, comprising an ear canal microphone (2), a filtering unit (3) and an electrical-to-acousti...  
WO/2014/075949A9
A tympanostomy tube applicator has a hand-held housing (2) and a stem (14) extending from the housing and having a shape arranged for engagement in the ear canal. A tympanostomy tube inserter (50) has a user actuator (10), a rod (56) hav...  
WO/2014/197430A1
An elastic pull oral appliance for treating sleep apnea and snoring while concurrently preventing or reducing the. risk of TMJ disorder. The appliance includes a bite pad providing therapeutic treatment. The bite pad has a durometer hard...  
WO/2014/192778A1
Provided is an acoustic device which allows perception of bright, penetrating sound, and a use method thereof. This acoustic device (1), which brings a vibrating body (10a) into contact with the pinna of the human ear to transmit sound t...  
WO/2014/186482A1
A device and related method of use for removing a foreign object from the external ear canal or the nasal cavity is provided. The device comprises an elongated member having a first portion, a second portion with a distal end, and a fulc...  
WO/2014/179254A1
A novel electrode array is described for ear implant systems such as cochlear implants (CI) and vestibular implants (VI). The electrode array includes electrode wires for carrying electrical stimulation signals. At a terminal end of each...  
WO/2014/179267A1
A cochlear implant electrode array includes electrode wires for carrying electrical stimulation signals. There is an electrode stimulation contact at a terminal end of each electrode wire for applying the electrical stimulation signals t...  
WO/2014/175464A1
Provided is an acoustic apparatus that can suppress a loss in comfort and sense of sound volume. The present invention is provided with a curved piezoelectric element (101) and a panel (102) that is directly bent and vibrated by the piez...  
WO/2014/175257A1
Provided is a compact and lightweight device which is able to be carried by a patient and treat Meniere's disease and symptoms similar thereto, the device being able to perform safe and right treatment when used by the patient. The devic...  
WO/2014/175466A1
Provided is an acoustic reproduction apparatus that can suppress a loss in comfort and sense of sound volume. The present invention is characterized by causing a user to hear sounds and by being provided with: a vibrating unit (10) provi...  
WO/2014/172813A1
Disclosed is a tinnitus treatment device, comprising: a tinnitus diagnosis and prescription module for respectively generating an audial tone signal for the left ear tinnitus diagnosis and prescription and an audial tone signal for the r...  
WO/2014/167381A1
The present invention relates to a definitive preformed expander implant for ear reconstruction, using a reconstruction method which involves expanding autologous (the patient's own) tissues, ideally performed in one surgical operation, ...  
WO/2014/164852A1
Systems and methods in accordance with embodiments of the invention implement head accessories that can provide protection from radiation. In one embodiment, a head accessory that provides protection from radiation includes: a body of ma...  
WO/2014/160398A1
A trans-tympanic antioxidant delivery apparatus. Generally, the apparatus includes a source of antioxidant. A delivery mechanism in fluid communication with the source is configured to deliver the antioxidant to a patient's ear canal. A ...  
WO/2014/158571A1
A tympanostomy tube delivery device comprises a shaft assembly, a pressure equalization tube, and a sensor (502). The shaft assembly comprises a cannula (120) and a pusher operable to translate relative to the cannula. The pressure equal...  
WO/2014/142945A1
Methods and devices for treating tinnitus in a human subject wherein the subject is caused to perceive a tinnitus suppressing sound which fully or partially suppresses the subject's tinnitus. The tinnitus suppressing sound can be set to ...  
WO/2014/143543A1
A tympanostomy tube delivery device comprises a body, a cannula extending distally from the body, and a cylindraceous member disposed within the cannula. The cylindraceous member comprises a tubular portion and a plurality of leaves posi...  
WO/2014/145914A1
Timed stimulation of both somatosensory system and auditory system is controlled, in such a manner, that an individual's brain activity is altered through spike-timing dependent plasticity, thereby reducing or removing tinnitus.  
WO/2014/145308A1
The present invention features compositions and methods for targeted delivery of a therapeutic or imaging agent to a site accessible through the nose or mouth that may be difficult to effectively and efficiently treat otherwise (e.g., th...  
WO/2014/138349A1
System and methods can provide both hearing enhancement and hearing protection. An audiogram can be determined for either an individual person or a group of people. A frequency spectrum of an environment can be determined for an environm...  
WO/2014/138269A1
Disclosed herein are embodiments of methods and systems for attenuating artifacts in single channel cochlear implants. Both high and low frequency artifacts can be attenuating using embodiments of the disclosed methods and systems. In so...  
WO/2014/138149A1
A cochlear implant system is described which includes an implant housing containing a stimulation processor for processing externally produced communications signals to generate electrical stimulation signals for the cochlea of an implan...  
WO/2014/126415A1
A method for controlling a hearing aid using a portable terminal is provided. The method includes taking a photo, generating a control signal to control a hearing mode of the hearing aid according to an analysis of a surrounding conditio...  
WO/2014/126722A1
Hearing protection devices, e.g., push-to-fit earplugs, having a tip cavity in the sound attenuating body and methods of manufacturing the hearing protection devices are described herein.  
WO/2014/126609A1
A tympanostomy tube (200) for insertion into and residence in a tympanic membrane of a mammal, is disclosed. The tympanostomy tube (200) includes a body including a first end portion (202), a second end portion (204), a central portion (...  
WO/2014/127186A1
An implantable stimulation device is described which includes a flexible carrier member for implantation adjacent to target neural tissue. Carrier wires are embedded within the carrier member for conducting electrical signals. At least o...  
WO/2014/100573A3
A noise canceling system and method for an over-the-ear headphone is provided. The system and method provide a microphone configured to detect a first acoustic signal generated by a source external to the headphone and to produce a first...  
WO/2014/124277A1
A method for automatic segmentation of intra-cochlear anatomy of a patient. The patient has an implanted ear and a normal contralateral ear. At least one computed tomography (CT) image is obtained to generate a first image corresponding ...  
WO/2014/094008A3
The present invention provides a device for protecting the ear canal and/or the eardrum of a user from physical contact with the ambient liquid medium when submerging in said medium. The device comprises (a) an earpiece being sized and d...  
WO/2014/120279A1
An ear protecting, noise blocking system for covering an ear includes at least one ear protecting member having, an adjustable outer rim to conform to the ear of a wearer; and a flexible noise attenuating member located on an interior po...  
WO/2014/114826A1
The invention relates to a hearing aid comprising electronic means (1) inserted into a first casing (2) for protecting said means (1) and having a specific size and shape such that it can be placed on the front part of the lobe (10); an ...  
WO/2014/116912A1
A novel implantable electric lead arrangement is described for medical implant systems such as middle ear implants (MEI), cochlear implants (CI) and vestibular implants (VI). An electric lead contains parallel lead wires wound in an elon...  
WO/2014/113891A1
Methods and devices are provided for processing sound signals, localizing sound signals corresponding to one or more sound sources, and rendering, on a wearable display device, an acoustic visualization corresponding to localized sound s...  
WO/2014/108080A1
A system and method are provided for capturing hearing characteristics from self-administered hearing tests, including loudness tolerance levels at different sound frequencies, as an individualized shaped auditory profile for automatical...  
WO/2014/107319A1
A selective attenuating earplug (300) is provided. In an exemplary embodiment, a selective attenuating earplug includes a switch (330) adjustable between a first position and a second position, and the switch includes at least one cantil...  
WO/2014/105023A1
An implantable device has an elongated body with an electrically insulating material having a hydrophobic surface. A polymer brush has hydrophilic polymer chains tethered to at least a portion of the hydrophobic surface, such that the po...  
WO/2014/100917A1
An expandable duct cleaner comprises a sleeve (10), an operating rod (20) passing through the sleeve (10) in a slidable manner, and a flexible body (30) connected between the sleeve (10) and the operating rod (20). The flexible body (30)...  
WO/2014/102191A1
An earpad (1) to provide an interface between an earcup (4) of a headset (7), a headphone (8) or an ear defender (9). The earpad (1) comprises a contact surface (2) contacting the skin (10) of the ear (11) or ear surroundings of the user...  
WO/2014/094008A2
The present invention provides a device for protecting the ear canal and/or the eardrum of a user from physical contact with the ambient liquid medium when submerging in said medium. The device comprises (a) an earpiece being sized and d...  
WO/2014/093288A1
A cochlear implant system is described which includes an implant housing containing a stimulation processor for processing externally produced communications signals to generate electrical stimulation signals for the cochlea of an implan...  
WO/2014/089641A1
Disclosed herein is a sound attenuating ear cover for wearing while sleeping (or relaxing). The ear cover comprises an ear encompassing portion formed from a first material. The first material has a hardness whereby the ear encompassing ...  

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