Evaluation of N6 Sound Processor in Group of Freedom Users
The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government.
Read our disclaimer for details.
Evaluation of N6 Sound Processor in Group of Freedom Users [ Time Frame: 3 months of use ]
Speech recognition measures in quiet & noise via word and sentence rest and SSiQ questionnaire to compare freedom to upgrade with N6 relative to speech, spatial and quality dimensions and N6 questionnaire.
Choosing to participate in a study is an important personal decision. Talk with your doctor and family members or friends about deciding to join a study. To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contacts provided below. For general information, Learn About Clinical Studies.
Layout table for eligibility information
Ages Eligible for Study:
12 Years and older (Child, Adult, Older Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:
Adults and children 12 years of age and older.
Subjects with sensorineural hearing loss
12 years of age and older
Currently using Freedom Sound Processor
Recipient of a Ci22M or CI24 series implant
Minimum of 3 months experience with Freedom Sound Processor
Prior documentation of sentence recognition in noise at a +10 SNR or better
Native English speaker
Willingness to participate and comply with requirements of protocol
Unable to complete test metrics
Unrealistic expectations regarding possible benefits
Additional handicaps that would prevent or restrict participation in audiological evaluations