Cochlea Hydro Drive

Toward Automated Electrode Insertion


If your are interested in this technology, want to join a collaboration for further development, or just have additional questions please do not hesitate to contact:

Dr.-Ing. Thomas Rau

Further Reading:

Rau Th. S., Zuniga M. G., Salcher R., Lenarz Th. (2020d): A simple tool to automate the insertion process in cochlear implant surgery. Int J CARS. epub ahead of print. [ doi].
Th. S. Rau, M. G. Zuniga, R. Salcher, Th. Lenarz (2020c): The Cochlea Hydro Drive. Description of a concept for hydraulically operated, automated insertion of electrodes in cochlear implant surgery. Poster presented online during CARS 2020 - 34th International Congress and Exhibition on Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, June 23-273, Munich, Germany.

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