Transformable speech processor module for a hearing prosthesis

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PATENT NO 9906881
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14712333

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A method for operating an external component of a cochlear implant hearing system. The external component includes a speech processor module operable in a stand-alone mode of operation and a body-worn mode of operation, and a protective case. The method includes operating the speech processor module in the stand-alone mode, determining when the speech processor module is mounted in the case, and operating the speech processor module in the body-worn mode in response to determining that the speech processor module is mounted in the case.

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COCHLEAR LIMITEDLANE COVE NSW 2066

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Darley, Derek Ian Cromer Heights, AU 23 712
Goorevich, Michael Naremburn, AU 34 189
Single, Peter Scott Lane Cove, AU 14 162

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