BHM extensive product portfolio is now being expanded with various bone conduction devices. Bone conduction is indicated for customers that cannot be fit with a traditional BTE- or ITE-hearing system. Possible indications for bone conduction device include:
- Chronic middle ear infections with drainage, missing or perforated tympanic membrane
- Chronic or recurring external otitis media
- Anatomical malformations such as atresia or microtia
Unlike traditional hearing instruments which utilize air conduction stimulation, bone conduction devices utilize mechanical vibrations generated via a bone vibrator to stimulate the hearing nerves in the inner ear. Bone conduction devices are appropriate for customers with conductive or mixed hearing loss and normal or near normal inner ear function. audifon offers a range of practical and modern bone conduction devices.