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1. (WO2018087674) UTILIZATION OF VOCAL ACOUSTIC BIOMARKERS FOR ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICE UTILIZATION

Pub. No.:    WO/2018/087674    International Application No.:    PCT/IB2017/056987
Publication Date: Fri May 18 01:59:59 CEST 2018 International Filing Date: Thu Nov 09 00:59:59 CET 2017
IPC: A61B 5/00
H04R 25/00
Applicants: COCHLEAR LIMITED
Inventors: REED, Kieran
HEASMAN, John Michael
PLANT, Kerrie
VON BRASCH, Alex
FUNG, Stephen
Title: UTILIZATION OF VOCAL ACOUSTIC BIOMARKERS FOR ASSISTIVE LISTENING DEVICE UTILIZATION
Abstract:
A body worn or implantable hearing prosthesis, including a device configured to capture an audio environment of a recipient and evoke a hearing percept based at least in part on the captured audio environment, wherein the hearing prosthesis is configured to identify, based on the captured audio environment, one or more biomarkers present in the audio environment indicative of the recipient's ability to hear.