This presentation will introduce the telemetry measurements available in the Nucleus Cochlear Implant System, including impedance and Neural Response Telemetry or NRT. We will present the basics of measuring both impedance and NRT and discuss their uses in a clinical setting
This course is open captioned.
Course created on March 22, 2016
- Participants will be able to describe telemetry and impedance measurements in the Nucleus Cochlear implant system and list their clinical uses.
- Participants will be able to list the characteristics of Neural Response Telemetry (NRT) and explain its clinical use.
- Participants will be able to explain how to use Custom Sound software to measure both impedances and NRT in the Nucleus Cochlear Implant System.
|5-20 Minutes||Overview of telemetry in the Nucleus Device|
|20-40 Minutes||Basics of NRT|
|40-55 Minutes||Software walkthrough for NRT|
|55-60 Minutes||Summary and Q & A|
Amy Donaldson, AuD, CCC-A
Regional Clinical Training Manager
Amy Donaldson is an Audiologist and Professional Education Manager for Cochlear Americas. She received her Master’s Degree in Audiology from the State University of New York at Buffalo and her AuD from the University of Florida. She was privileged to begin her career as a pediatric audiologist and gain extensive clinical experience in implantable hearing devices at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor and at the Manchester Cochlear Implant Programme in the United Kingdom. After working for several years as an Educational Audiologist and Technical Support Audiologist in the hearing aid industry, she returned to hearing implants and Cochlear in 2011.
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