17 - 20 May 2017


NIJMEGEN,

THE NETHERLANDS

Osseo 2017

6th International Congress on

BONE CONDUCTION HEARING AND

RELATED TECHNOLOGIES

  • Wednesday 17 May 2017
  • 13:00
    Registration opens
  • 15:00
    Poster Pitch sessions A1-A3
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  • PosterPitch session: Percutaneous solutions
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    Chair: Ronald Pennings, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 15:00
      Measuring the cost-effectiveness of bone conduction hearing implants: Approaching the requirements for health technology assessment

      Melodi Kosaner Kließ, MED-EL Medical Electronics, Innsbruck, Austria
    • 15:06
      Percutaneous bone-anchored hearing implant surgery: linear incision technique with tissue preservation versus linear incision technique with tissue reduction.

      Eline Van der Stee, Deventer Hospital, Deventer, the Netherlands
    • 15:12
      Experience with BI300 implants: from classical thinning of the implant site to non soft tissue reduction and transcutaneous coupling

      Philippe Federspil, University Hospital Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
    • 15:18
      Comparison of non soft tissue reduction techniques for BAHA insertion: ‘Bus-stop’ or linear incision (open approach) vs MIPS or ‘punch and go’ (limited access approach)

      Alex Bennett, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    • 15:24
      The effect of site-specific laser modification on osseointegration of titanium implants

      Peter Monksfield, University Hospital Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • 15:30
      Towards Direct Loading: Early Loading Data from Two Prospective Clinical Trials with Wide Diameter Implants.

      Dan Hougaard, Aalborg University Hospital, Aalborg, Denmark
  • PosterPitch session: New technologies / solutions
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    Chair: Sabine Reinfeldt, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • 15:00
      Hearing outcomes using super-power sound processors in bone anchored implant recipients

      Brianna Kuzbyt, University of Miami, University of Miami, United States
    • 15:06
      Direct bone conduction stimulation: effect of different transducer attachments

      Cristina Rigato, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • 15:12
      Contact Mini: A New Application for Bone Conduction Device Trial in Single-Sided Deaf Subjects

      Annes Claes, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
    • 15:18
      Benefits to speech reception threshold using variable numbers of frequency channels in a bilateral bone transducer cross-talk cancellation system.

      Robert Mcleod, Cardiff Unviersity, Cardiff, United Kingdom
    • 15:24
      BAHA Cleat: A Novel Technique for In-line, Percutaneous and Revision Osseointegration Screws

      Benjamin McGrew, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, United Kingdom
    • 15:30
      Expirimental project for the automatic robotic application of baha prothesis and cochlear implants

      Sandro Bordin, Venice International Otolaryngology and audiology network, Venezia, Italy
    • 15:36
      The use of 3D printed external and internal templates for Bonebridge implantation

      Hannah Lancer, Guys and St Thomas NHS foundation trust, London, United Kingdom
  • PosterPitch session: Measuring outcomes
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    Chair: Rik Nelissen, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 15:00
      Audiometric Results and Satisfaction Survey of Bonebridge Implantation in Mandarin-Speaking Children

      Hsiao Yun Lin, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan
    • 15:06
      Outcome measures in BAHS FSR: Is it time to replace Holgers classification?

      Howard Savage Jones, Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland
    • 15:12
      A new soft tissue assessment scale for percutaneous and transcutaneous implants for bone conduction devices

      Myrthe Hol, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 15:18
      Evaluation of skin mobility at location for bone conduction implants

      Wojciech Gawecki, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poznan, Poland
    • 15:24
      Comparative study of audiological outcomes and patient perceived benefit for three bone conducting hearing implant systems.

      Hashmat Ghulam, Guys and St Thomas NHS foundation trust, London, United Kingdom
    • 15:30
      Comparing cytokine expression profiles of skin around Bone Anchored Hearing implants: A prospective study

      Robert Stokroos, Maastricht University Medical Center, Maastricht, the Netherlands
  • 15:45
    Tea break and exhibits
  • 16:15
    Poster Pitch session B1-B3
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  • PosterPitch session: Bone conduction hearing
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    Chair: Robert Stokroos, Maastricht University Medical Centre, Maastricht, the Netherlands
    • 16:15
      Bimodal technology when bilateral hearing aid is contraindicated by ear infection.

      Isabela Jardim, University of são paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    • 16:21
      Sound localization of low pass, high pass and broadband stimuli at near-threshold levels

      Sebastian Ausili, Donders Institute of Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 16:27
      On Maximum Output Power in Bone-Anchored Hearing Devices

      Arjan Bosman, Radboud University Medical Centre, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
    • 16:33
      Comparison of audiological outcomes among three bone conduction hearing implants for mixed and conductive type hearing loss

      Seongcheon Bae, Soree Ear Clinic, Seoul, South Korea
    • 16:39
      Vemp and ABR obtained with a new Bone Conduction Transducer

      Bo Hakansson, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • 16:45
      Vibrotactile Thresholds on the Mastoid and Forehead Position of Deaf Patients Using Radioear B71 and B81

      Karl-Johan Freden Jansson, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • PosterPitch session: Transcutaneous solutions
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    Chair: Martijn Toll, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, the Netherlands
    • 16:15
      Optimal retention force of audio processor magnets

      Torsten Rahne, University Hospital Halle (Saale), Halle, Germany
    • 16:21
      Air- and Bone-Conducted Sources of Feedback with an Active Middle Ear Implant

      Herman Jenkins, University of Colorado, Aurora, United States
    • 16:27
      Considerations in Bonebridge placement. The superior approach - balancing safety and performance.

      David Morris, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
    • 16:33
      Soft Tissue Driven Transcutaneous Bone Conduction Devices : A Systematic Review of the BAHA Attract and Sophono Alpha

      Allan Ho, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada
    • 16:39
      Cochlear Baha Attract System: Dammam Medical Complex Experience

      Yasar Alnufaily, Dammam Medical Complex, Dammam, Saoudi Arabia
    • 16:45
      Soundbridge – 20 years experience

      Mansour Alshamani, University Hospital Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    • 16:51
      Subdermal osseointegrated implant in an adolescent patient with SSD and chronic otitis with otorrhea in contralateral ear associated with Autism, Down Syndrome and advanced Retinopathy.

      Jorge Zamar, Hospital Espanol, La Plata, Buenos Aires, Argentinia
  • PosterPitch session: Measuring outcomes
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    Chair: Hannes Maier, Medical School Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    • 16:15
      User satisfaction and clinical efficacy of a new non-invasive Bone Conduction Hearing System in Single-Sided Deafness

      Rajae Bouzegta, Antwerp University Hospital, Antwerp, Belgium
    • 16:21
      The Role of the Nurse in Promoting Self-Efficacy in Minimally Invasive Pronto Surgery (MIPS).

      Theresa Frawley, Midland Regional Hospital Tullamore, Offaly, Ireland
    • 16:27
      Outcomes of a prospective observational study following implantation with BAHA Attract in a paediatric population

      Panos Dimitriadis, Sheffield Teaching Hospitals, Sheffield, United Kingdom
    • 16:33
      Retrospective review of patient satisfaction and long-term uptake of Bone Conduction Hearing Devices in children with a unilateral congenital hearing loss.

      Rachel Hopkins, Central Manchester University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, United Kingdom
    • 16:39
      Single Sided Deafness – Outcomes of Three Interventions for Profound Unilateral Sensorineural Hearing loss

      Johans Fogels, Habilitation & Health, Gothenburg, Sweden
    • 16:45
      Frequency Dependency of ILD perception in NH listeners

      Snandan Sharma, Donders Institute of Brain, Cognition and Behaviour, Nijmegen, the Netherlands
  • 17:00
    Welcome reception

    Networking event, visit exhibition, time to have a second glance at the posters, fill out poster evaluation forms, drinks & bites