Information | 24.03.2023 | By Teresa Quail

ALTWG – Useful links – publications and blogs

Publications and blogs


CIICA with EUROCIU, has produced an information paper on cochlear implants and deaf children.  CIICA notes “It has up to date information on the impact of hearing loss and deafness and on cochlear implantation in children. It emphasises the importance of newborn screening and early diagnosis, with the opportunity for early implantation.” Download from



Improving listening conditions _ Reducing background noise NDCS Publication


Safety information

The British Cochlear Implant Group (BCIG) website has safety information (including a section about sports) provided by each of the CI manufacturers.
There is general information about CI and sports on the University of Southampton website.


Specifically for Teens/transition an AB user has a blog she runs independently