Great infographic looking at the progression of hearing aids from the to 20 years in the future! See the full article here.
Hearing Impairment Hearing loss guidance for family and friends - spotting the early signs of via Hidden Hearing
SEM of inner ear hair cells. Each crescent-shaped arrangement of hairs lies atop a single cell.
An image from the 2007 Olympus BioScapes competition submitted by Place - Dr. Sonja Pyott - Specimen: Cochlea and Hair Cells Technique: Confocal
Detail of the stapes human middle ear bone showing ,left to right, the foot plate, the two crura, the neck, and the ligament of the stepedius muscle onto the neck. Commonly known as the stirrup, this ossicle transmits sound vibrations from the incus to the inner ear. SEM X40 **On Page Credit Required**
Incus and stapes (human middle ear bones). The incus transmits sound vibrations from the malleus to the stapes, which then transmits them to the inner ear. The middle ear bones are the smallest bones in the human body.
New Route to Hearing Loss Mapped Deficiency in a protein called pejvakin makes inner ear cells more vulnerable to sound, unable to brace themselves against oxidative stress stimulated by noise.
Good diagram of endolymph/perilymph/csf relationship, as well as demonstrating the stapedial occlusion of the oval window. Displays that the round window is membranous. The anatomy of the ear