Cochlear Implant

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UK sources of information and / or support

Hearing Impairment - Cochlear Implants

A patient guide to complement the NICE guideline of the same name for health professionals.

British Cochlear Implant Group

BCIG provides information on various aspects relating to cochlear implants. 

National Cochlear Implant Users Association

NCIUA represents all cochlear implant users in the United Kingdom. It is open to all implant users, their family and friends.

Cochlear Implants

Informatino from The Ear Foundation.

Cochlear Implant

Information from HEAR - Help Ear and Allied Research.

Cochlear implants

Information from Action on Hearing Loss.

Further sources / more detailed information

Some non-UK sites

The following list popular non-UK health information sites with content aimed at the general public. They are mainly from the US. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included but these large sites are comprehensive.

More detailed medical information

The following list online sources of more detailed medical information, mainly from the UK. These sites are mainly aimed at health professionals, but are of interest to all. They have not been checked to see if information about the above topic is included, but information about most medical topics can usually be found.

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