Accession Number:

ADA080631

Title:

Behavioral and Physiological Effects of Noise on People. A Review of the Literature. Revision 1

Descriptive Note:

Technical document Jul 1978-Feb 1979

Corporate Author:

NAVAL OCEAN SYSTEMS CENTER SAN DIEGO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-04-30

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

This document reviews the effects of noise on people, including 1 the effects of noise level, duration, and frequency on hearing and 2 the effects of noise on the cardiovascular system, work performance, speech intelligibility, and sleep. It is one of several documents prepared under this task that deal with various aspects of noise as related to habitability and the safety of personnel aboard merchant ships.

Subject Categories:

  • Stress Physiology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE