|Document ID (ISN)||57481|
|Convention or series no.
||Noise and health
||Publications Department, New York Academy of Medecine, 2 East 103rd Street, New York, NY 10029, USA, 1991. xiii, 120p. Bibl.ref. Index.
||Aspects covered by the 11 papers in this textbook: definition and sources of noise; cardiovascular, neuroendocrine, immunologic, and gastrointestinal effects of noise; the effects of noise on sleep and on foetal development; susceptibility to noise-induced hearing loss and acoustic trauma; the effects of noise on the ear and hearing; the effects of noise on learning, cognitive development, and social behaviour; community response and attitudes toward noise; noise abatement; public education and awareness of the effects of noise.
||noise; training material; health hazards
||USA; cognitive performance; cardiovascular disorders; sleep disturbances; hearing loss; comment on law; noise control; hearing threshold; neuro-endocrine effects; individual susceptibility; social aspects; manuals
||C - Training manuals, audiovisual material
|Country / State or Province||USA|
||Noise, hearing and vibration
|Broad subject area(s)