Traduction en anglais : Damage to hearing caused by loud music : presentation of a training schedule.
During an one-hour lecture 277 pupils between 16 and 25 years of age, were questioned about their hearing behaviour and instructed in the consequences of hearing impairment resulting from listening to loud music.
Furthermore audiometrics were offered and there was possibility to measure the loudness of the walkman used.
A majority visited « discos » andior used walkman.
Over 80% claimed their hearing is good, over 75% knew that loud music can cause damage to hearing.
The walkman users suffered more frequently from tinnitus and failed to hear a door bell more often.
After the instruction 75% of the pupils were willing to protect their hearing in future.
Eight of 89 pupils had a hearing reduction of up to 40 dB (A).
The average sound pressure level of the walkman was 104 dB (A).
Mots-clés Pascal : Trouble audition, Toxicité, Musique, Intensité élevée, Sonie, Adulte jeune, Homme, Adolescent, Bruit, Santé publique, Baladeur
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Auditory disorder, Toxicity, Music, High intensity, Loudness, Young adult, Human, Adolescent, Noise
Notice produite par :
Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 96-0141158
Code Inist : 002A08E. Création : 199608.