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  1. ncbi Birdsong and anthropogenic noise: implications and applications for conservation
    Hans Slabbekoorn
    Institute of Biology, Leiden University, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Mol Ecol 17:72-83. 2008
  2. pmc Key role of coupling, delay, and noise in resting brain fluctuations
    Gustavo Deco
    Department of Computational Neuroscience, Institucio Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avancats, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:10302-7. 2009
  3. doi Musical experience limits the degradative effects of background noise on the neural processing of sound
    Alexandra Parbery-Clark
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14100-7. 2009
  4. pmc Tuning out the noise: limbic-auditory interactions in tinnitus
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Neuron 66:819-26. 2010
  5. doi Hydrogen in drinking water attenuates noise-induced hearing loss in guinea pigs
    Ying Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Xi an, China
    Neurosci Lett 487:12-6. 2011
  6. pmc Noise in the nervous system
    A Aldo Faisal
    Computational and Biological Learning Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:292-303. 2008
  7. pmc Adding insult to injury: cochlear nerve degeneration after "temporary" noise-induced hearing loss
    Sharon G Kujawa
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14077-85. 2009
  8. pmc Noise overexposure alters long-term somatosensory-auditory processing in the dorsal cochlear nucleus--possible basis for tinnitus-related hyperactivity?
    Susanne Dehmel
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Neurosci 32:1660-71. 2012
  9. doi The benefits of noise in neural systems: bridging theory and experiment
    Mark D McDonnell
    The Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience Laboratory, Institute for Telecommunications Research, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, SA 5095, Australia
    Nat Rev Neurosci 12:415-26. 2011
  10. pmc Primary neural degeneration in the Guinea pig cochlea after reversible noise-induced threshold shift
    Harrison W Lin
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 12:605-16. 2011

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  1. ncbi Birdsong and anthropogenic noise: implications and applications for conservation
    Hans Slabbekoorn
    Institute of Biology, Leiden University, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Mol Ecol 17:72-83. 2008
    ..activities all over the world has caused, on an evolutionary time scale, a sudden rise in especially low-pitched noise levels...
  2. pmc Key role of coupling, delay, and noise in resting brain fluctuations
    Gustavo Deco
    Department of Computational Neuroscience, Institucio Catalana de Recerca i Estudis Avancats, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:10302-7. 2009
    ..In numerical simulation, we studied the dynamics of a simplified cortical network using 38 noise-driven (Wilson-Cowan) oscillators, which in isolation remain just below their oscillatory threshold...
  3. doi Musical experience limits the degradative effects of background noise on the neural processing of sound
    Alexandra Parbery-Clark
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 60208, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14100-7. 2009
    ..parsing melodies from background harmonies, which can be considered a process analogous to speech perception in noise. To investigate the effect of musical experience on the neural representation of speech-in-noise, we compared ..
  4. pmc Tuning out the noise: limbic-auditory interactions in tinnitus
    Josef P Rauschecker
    Laboratory of Integrative Neuroscience and Cognition, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, DC 20057 1460, USA
    Neuron 66:819-26. 2010
    ..million people in the United States alone, and its incidence is rising due to an aging population and increasing noise exposure. Although several approaches for the alleviation of tinnitus exist, there is as of yet no cure...
  5. doi Hydrogen in drinking water attenuates noise-induced hearing loss in guinea pigs
    Ying Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery, Xijing Hospital, Xi an, China
    Neurosci Lett 487:12-6. 2011
    ..received normal water or hydrogen-rich water for 14 days before they were exposed to 115 dB SPL 4-kHz octave band noise for 3h...
  6. pmc Noise in the nervous system
    A Aldo Faisal
    Computational and Biological Learning Lab, Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Trumpington Street, Cambridge, CB2 1PZ, UK
    Nat Rev Neurosci 9:292-303. 2008
    b>Noise--random disturbances of signals--poses a fundamental problem for information processing and affects all aspects of nervous-system function...
  7. pmc Adding insult to injury: cochlear nerve degeneration after "temporary" noise-induced hearing loss
    Sharon G Kujawa
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Neurosci 29:14077-85. 2009
    ..Results suggest that noise-induced damage to the ear has progressive consequences that are considerably more widespread than are revealed by ..
  8. pmc Noise overexposure alters long-term somatosensory-auditory processing in the dorsal cochlear nucleus--possible basis for tinnitus-related hyperactivity?
    Susanne Dehmel
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Neurosci 32:1660-71. 2012
    ..nucleus stimulation are compared between normal-hearing animals and animals overexposed with narrow band noise and behaviorally tested for tinnitus...
  9. doi The benefits of noise in neural systems: bridging theory and experiment
    Mark D McDonnell
    The Computational and Theoretical Neuroscience Laboratory, Institute for Telecommunications Research, University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, SA 5095, Australia
    Nat Rev Neurosci 12:415-26. 2011
    Although typically assumed to degrade performance, random fluctuations, or noise, can sometimes improve information processing in non-linear systems...
  10. pmc Primary neural degeneration in the Guinea pig cochlea after reversible noise-induced threshold shift
    Harrison W Lin
    Department of Otology and Laryngology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
    J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 12:605-16. 2011
    ..This contrasts with earlier ultrastructural work in guinea pig suggesting that acute noise-induced neural degeneration is followed by full regeneration of cochlear nerve terminals in the IHC area (Puel et ..
  11. ncbi High-frequency tinnitus without hearing loss does not mean absence of deafferentation
    Nathan Weisz
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, Germany
    Hear Res 222:108-14. 2006
    ..Two tests were applied: the Threshold Equalizing Noise (TEN) test and a pitch scaling task...
  12. ncbi Noise stress impairs prefrontal cortical cognitive function in monkeys: evidence for a hyperdopaminergic mechanism
    A F Arnsten
    Section of Neurobiology, Yale Medical School, New Haven, Conn 06520 8001, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 55:362-8. 1998
    ..Our study examined the effects of acute, mild stress exposure on higher cognitive function in monkeys and the role of dopaminergic mechanisms in the stress response...
  13. doi Motor learning is optimally tuned to the properties of motor noise
    Robert J van Beers
    Department of Physics of Man, Helmholtz Institute, Utrecht University, Padualaan 8, 3584 CH Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Neuron 63:406-17. 2009
    ..Crucial for this strategy is that motor noise arises partly centrally, in movement planning, and partly peripherally, in movement execution...
  14. pmc Inherent noise can facilitate coherence in collective swarm motion
    Christian A Yates
    Centre for Mathematical Biology, University of Oxford, 24 29 St Giles, Oxford OX1 3LB, United Kingdom
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 106:5464-9. 2009
    ..We give a quantitative description of how locusts use noise to maintain swarm alignment...
  15. pmc Attention-driven auditory cortex short-term plasticity helps segregate relevant sounds from noise
    Jyrki Ahveninen
    Harvard Medical School Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:4182-7. 2011
    ..To produce overlapping inputs, the tones were presented alone vs. during white-noise masking notch-filtered ±1/6 octaves around the tone center frequencies. Amplitude modulation (39 vs...
  16. doi Improving working memory: exploring the effect of transcranial random noise stimulation and transcranial direct current stimulation on the dorsolateral prefrontal cortex
    Paul G Mulquiney
    Monash Alfred Psychiatry Research Centre, The Alfred and Monash University, Department of Psychological Medicine, Commercial Rd, Melbourne, Victoria 3004, Australia
    Clin Neurophysiol 122:2384-9. 2011
    ..to determine if working memory (WM) performance is significantly improved after the delivery of transcranial random noise stimulation (tRNS) to the left dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC), compared to an active comparator or sham.
  17. pmc Dorsal cochlear nucleus responses to somatosensory stimulation are enhanced after noise-induced hearing loss
    S E Shore
    Department of Otolaryngology, Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Eur J Neurosci 27:155-68. 2008
    ..of DCN neurons to trigeminal and bimodal (trigeminal plus acoustic) stimulation were compared in normal and noise-damaged guinea pigs...
  18. pmc Exploring the relationship between noise sensitivity, annoyance and health-related quality of life in a sample of adults exposed to environmental noise
    Daniel Shepherd
    Auckland University of Technology, Private Bag 92006, Auckland, 1142 New Zealand
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3579-94. 2010
    The relationship between environmental noise and health is poorly understood but of fundamental importance to public health...
  19. pmc Attractive "quiet" courtyards: a potential modifier of urban residents' responses to road traffic noise?
    Anita Gidlöf-Gunnarsson
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at the University of Gothenburg, Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Box 414, SE 40530 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 7:3359-75. 2010
    ..courtyards (degree of naturalness and utilization) on residents' noise responses...
  20. pmc Training to improve hearing speech in noise: biological mechanisms
    Judy H Song
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, 2240 Campus Drive, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    Cereb Cortex 22:1180-90. 2012
    We investigated training-related improvements in listening in noise and the biological mechanisms mediating these improvements...
  21. ncbi The role of oxidative stress in noise-induced hearing loss
    Donald Henderson
    Center for Hearing and Deafness, Department of Communicative Disorders and Sciences, State University of New York at Buffalo, Buffalo, New York 14214, USA
    Ear Hear 27:1-19. 2006
    Modern research has provided new insights into the biological mechanisms of noise-induced hearing loss, and with these new insights comes hope for possible prevention or treatment...
  22. pmc Estimates of the contribution of single neurons to perception depend on timescale and noise correlation
    Marlene R Cohen
    Howard Hughes Medical Institute and Department of Neurobiology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California 94305, USA
    J Neurosci 29:6635-48. 2009
    ..information available to an animal, is limited by the sensitivity of single neurons in the population and by noise correlation between neurons...
  23. ncbi Development and validation of an automatic speech-in-noise screening test by telephone
    Cas Smits
    Department of Otolaryngology Audiology, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Audiol 43:15-28. 2004
    To meet the need for an objective self-test for hearing screening. a new Dutch speech-in-noise test was developed. Digit triplets were used as speech material...
  24. ncbi Changes in spontaneous neural activity immediately after an acoustic trauma: implications for neural correlates of tinnitus
    A J Noreña
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Neuroscience Research Group, University of Calgary, 2500 University Drive NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2N 1N4
    Hear Res 183:137-53. 2003
    ..Moreover, rho was elevated in the Be-Ab2, Ab1-Ab2 and Ab2-Ab2 groups; this increase was significantly correlated to the changes in SFR. The results are discussed in the context of a neural correlate of tinnitus...
  25. doi When cognition kicks in: working memory and speech understanding in noise
    Jerker Ronnberg
    Linnaeus Centre HEAD, The Swedish Institute for Disability Research, Snekkersten, Denmark
    Noise Health 12:263-9. 2010
    ..load and cognitive load can be separately manipulated and dissociated in their effects on speech understanding in noise. The Ease of Language Understanding model assumes a theoretical position where perceptual task characteristics ..
  26. ncbi Assessing the influence of scanner background noise on auditory processing. I. An fMRI study comparing three experimental designs with varying degrees of scanner noise
    Nadine Gaab
    Department of Psychology, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 28:703-20. 2007
    We compared two experimental designs aimed at minimizing the influence of scanner background noise (SBN) on functional MRI (fMRI) of auditory processes with one conventional fMRI design...
  27. pmc Noise trauma impairs neurogenesis in the rat hippocampus
    K S Kraus
    Center for Hearing and Deafness, 137 Cary Hall, University at Buffalo, Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
    Neuroscience 167:1216-26. 2010
    ..Based on earlier observations where exposure to high-intensity noise not only caused hearing loss but also impaired memory function, it is conceivably that noise exposure may suppress ..
  28. ncbi Sub-chronic exposure to noise affects locomotor activity and produces anxiogenic and depressive like behavior in rats
    Fizza Naqvi
    Neurochemistry and Biochemical Neuropharmacology Research Unit, Department of Biochemistry, University of Karachi, Karachi 75270, Pakistan
    Pharmacol Rep 64:64-9. 2012
    b>Noise is defined as a displeasing and unwanted sound. It is one of the most encountered stressor to which mankind is exposed...
  29. doi Laminar cortical dynamics of conscious speech perception: neural model of phonemic restoration using subsequent context in noise
    Stephen Grossberg
    Center for Adaptive Systems, Boston University, 677 Beacon Street, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 130:440-60. 2011
    ..to generate conscious speech and language percepts? How does the brain restore information that is occluded by noise, or absent from an acoustic signal, by integrating contextual information over many milliseconds to disambiguate ..
  30. pmc State-dependent representation of amplitude-modulated noise stimuli in rat auditory cortex
    Stephan L Marguet
    Center for Molecular and Behavioral Neuroscience, Rutgers University, Newark, New Jersey 07102, USA
    J Neurosci 31:6414-20. 2011
    ..A frozen amplitude-modulated white noise stimulus was repeatedly presented while recording neuronal populations and local field potentials (LFPs) in ..
  31. ncbi Increases in deep ocean ambient noise in the Northeast Pacific west of San Nicolas Island, California
    Mark A McDonald
    WhaleAcoustics, 11430 Rist Canyon Road, Bellvue, Colorado 80512, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 120:711-8. 2006
    Recent measurement at a previously studied location illustrates the magnitude of increases in ocean ambient noise in the Northeast Pacific over the past four decades...
  32. pmc A detailed characterization of loud noise stress: Intensity analysis of hypothalamo-pituitary-adrenocortical axis and brain activation
    Andrew Burow
    Department of Psychology and Center for Neuroscience, University of Colorado, Boulder, Muenzinger Bldg, Rm D244, UCB 345, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Brain Res 1062:63-73. 2005
    ..the release of adrenocorticotropin hormone (ACTH) and corticosterone in response to the perceived threat of loud noise. This experiment involved placing rats in acoustic chambers overnight to avoid any handling and context changes ..
  33. ncbi Noise-induced stress response and hearing loss in goldfish (Carassius auratus)
    Michael E Smith
    Department of Biology and Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 207:427-35. 2004
    ..to document the effects of such anthropogenic (human-generated) sounds on marine mammals, the effects of excess noise on fishes are poorly understood...
  34. doi Rapid formation of robust auditory memories: insights from noise
    Trevor R Agus
    Laboratoire Psychologie de la Perception, CNRS and Université Paris Descartes, Paris, France
    Neuron 66:610-8. 2010
    ..Unbeknownst to listeners, some noise samples reoccurred randomly throughout an experimental block...
  35. ncbi Acoustic communication in noise: regulation of call characteristics in a New World monkey
    Henrik Brumm
    Freie Universitat Berlin, Institut fur Biologie, Verhaltensbiologie, Haderslebener Strasse 9, 12163 Berlin, Germany
    J Exp Biol 207:443-8. 2004
    This study on common marmosets Callithrix jacchus is the first to examine noise-dependent mechanisms of vocal plasticity in a New World monkey...
  36. doi A noisy spring: the impact of globally rising underwater sound levels on fish
    Hans Slabbekoorn
    Behavioural Biology, Institute of Biology, Leiden University, Sylviusweg 72, 2333 BE Leiden, The Netherlands
    Trends Ecol Evol 25:419-27. 2010
    ..Here we call attention to the urgent need to study the role of sound in the lives of fish and to develop a better understanding of the ecological impact of anthropogenic noise.
  37. ncbi Anatomical and functional recovery of the goldfish (Carassius auratus) ear following noise exposure
    Michael E Smith
    Department of Biology and Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 209:4193-202. 2006
    ..However, regenerative capabilities following noise exposure have not been explored in fish...
  38. ncbi Ecology: Birds sing at a higher pitch in urban noise
    Hans Slabbekoorn
    Behavioural Biology, Institute of Biology Leiden, Leiden University, 2300 RA Leiden, The Netherlands
    Nature 424:267. 2003
  39. doi Neuropathology and pressure in the pig brain resulting from low-impulse noise exposure
    Annette Säljö
    Institute of Biomedicine, Department of Medical Chemistry and Cell Biology, Sahlgren Academy, University of Gothenburg, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neurotrauma 25:1397-406. 2008
    ..Moreover, part of this pressure could have been derived from the air outside the head. The results gave little support to significant transmission of pressure within the body...
  40. ncbi Environmental noise retards auditory cortical development
    Edward F Chang
    W M Keck Center for Integrative Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Science 300:498-502. 2003
    ..Here we show that rearing infant rat pups in continuous, moderate-level noise delayed the emergence of adultlike topographic representational order and the refinement of response selectivity ..
  41. pmc Frequency-specific modulation of population-level frequency tuning in human auditory cortex
    Hidehiko Okamoto
    Institute for Biomagnetism and Biosignalanalysis, University of Muenster, Malmedyweg 15, 48149 Muenster, Germany
    BMC Neurosci 10:1. 2009
    ..random) under auditory focused attention by means of magnetoencephalography (MEG)...
  42. doi Spontaneous brain rhythms predict sleep stability in the face of noise
    Thien Thanh Dang-Vu
    Division of Sleep Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Curr Biol 20:R626-7. 2010
    ..who generated more sleep spindles during a quiet night of sleep went on to exhibit higher tolerance for noise during a subsequent, noisy night of sleep...
  43. doi Noise pollution changes avian communities and species interactions
    Clinton D Francis
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado at Boulder, 334 UCB, Boulder, CO 80309, USA
    Curr Biol 19:1415-9. 2009
    ..We evaluated conservation concerns that noise limits bird distributions and reduces nesting success via a natural experiment to isolate the effects of noise ..
  44. doi Neural changes in the auditory cortex of awake guinea pigs after two tinnitus inducers: salicylate and acoustic trauma
    A J Noreña
    Universite de Provence, CNRS UMR 6149, Marseille, France
    Neuroscience 166:1194-209. 2010
    ..in the same animals under each condition allowed direct comparison of the effects of salicylate and trauma (noise trauma was carried out several days after full recovery from salicylate administration)...
  45. doi Random noise stimulation improves neuroplasticity in perceptual learning
    Anna Fertonani
    Cognitive Neuroscience Section, IRCCS Centro San Giovanni di Dio Fatebenefratelli, 25125 Brescia, Italy
    J Neurosci 31:15416-23. 2011
    ..e., direct current stimulation (tDCS) and random noise stimulation (tRNS)] during the execution of a visual perceptual learning task.
  46. doi Characterizing observers using external noise and observer models: assessing internal representations with external noise
    Zhong lin Lu
    Laboratory of Brain Processes LOBES, Dana and David Dornsife Cognitive Neuroscience Imaging Center, Department of Psychology, University of Southern California, USA
    Psychol Rev 115:44-82. 2008
    External noise methods and observer models have been widely used to characterize the intrinsic perceptual limitations of human observers and changes of the perceptual limitations associated with cognitive, developmental, and disease ..
  47. doi Early continuous white noise exposure alters auditory spatial sensitivity and expression of GAD65 and GABAA receptor subunits in rat auditory cortex
    Jinghong Xu
    School of Life Science, Institute of Cognitive Neuroscience, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, East China Normal University, Shanghai, China
    Cereb Cortex 20:804-12. 2010
    ..Here, we show how early continuous noise rearing influences spatial sensitivity in the rat primary auditory cortex (A1) and its underlying mechanisms...
  48. doi The effects of human-generated sound on fish
    Arthur N Popper
    Department of Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    Integr Zool 4:43-52. 2009
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  49. pmc Adaptive avoidance of reef noise
    Stephen D Simpson
    School of Biological Sciences, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 6:e16625. 2011
    ..Some marine species are dependent on reefs for adult survival and reproduction, and are known to use reef noise to guide orientation towards suitable habitat...
  50. ncbi Cochlear implant speech recognition with speech maskers
    Ginger S Stickney
    University of California, Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Irvine, California 92697 1275, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 116:1081-91. 2004
    ..and cochlear-implant listeners with maskers consisting of either steady-state speech-spectrum-shaped noise or a competing sentence...
  51. pmc Denoising based on spatial filtering
    Alain de Cheveigné
    Laboratoire de Psychologie de la Perception, UMR 8158, CNRS and Université Paris Descartes, France
    J Neurosci Methods 171:331-9. 2008
    ..In experiments that measure stimulus-evoked activity, typically about 80% of noise power is removed with minimal distortion of the evoked response...
  52. ncbi Speech reception thresholds in noise and self-reported hearing disability in a general adult population
    Cas Smits
    Department of Otolaryngology Audiology, EMGO Institute, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Ear Hear 27:538-49. 2006
    The principal objective of this study was to describe speech reception thresholds in noise (SRTTn, i.e., the signal-to-noise ratio corresponding to 50% intelligibility) and self-reported hearing disability in a general adult population...
  53. ncbi Influence of prenatal noise and music on the spatial memory and neurogenesis in the hippocampus of developing rats
    Hong Kim
    Department of Physiology, College of Medicine, Kyung Hee University, 1 Hoigi dong, Dongdaemoon gu, Seoul 130 701, South Korea
    Brain Dev 28:109-14. 2006
    ..In the present study, the influence of prenatal noise and music on the spatial memory and neurogenesis in the hippocampus of developing rats was investigated...
  54. pmc The impact of mitochondrial energetic dysfunction on apoptosis in outer hair cells of the cochlea following exposure to intense noise
    Bo Hua Hu
    Center for Hearing and Deafness, State University of New York at Buffalo, 137 Cary Hall, 3435 Main Street, Buffalo NY 14214, USA
    Hear Res 236:11-21. 2008
    Previous studies have shown that exposure to intense noise causes outer hair cells (OHCs) to die, primarily through the process of apoptotic degeneration...
  55. doi Aircraft noise, air pollution, and mortality from myocardial infarction
    Anke Huss
    Institute of Social and Preventive Medicine ISPM, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland
    Epidemiology 21:829-36. 2010
    Myocardial infarction has been associated with both transportation noise and air pollution. We examined residential exposure to aircraft noise and mortality from myocardial infarction, taking air pollution into account.
  56. ncbi Are hearing sensitivities of freshwater fish adapted to the ambient noise in their habitats?
    Sonja Amoser
    University of Vienna, Department of Neurobiology and Behavior, Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Austria
    J Exp Biol 208:3533-42. 2005
    ..To test this hypothesis, noise levels and frequency spectra of four different freshwater habitats near Vienna, Austria (Danube River, Triesting ..
  57. pmc Noise pollution filters bird communities based on vocal frequency
    Clinton D Francis
    Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e27052. 2011
    Human-generated noise pollution now permeates natural habitats worldwide, presenting evolutionarily novel acoustic conditions unprecedented to most landscapes...
  58. ncbi The effect of spatial separation on informational and energetic masking of speech
    Tanya L Arbogast
    Department of Communication Disorders and The Hearing Research Center, Boston University, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 112:2086-98. 2002
    ..listeners performed a closed-set speech identification task in the presence of a masker at various signal-to-noise ratios. Stimuli were presented in a quiet sound field...
  59. ncbi Reduced startle reflex and aversive noise perception in patients with orbitofrontal cortex lesions
    Alessandro Angrilli
    Department of General Psychology, University of Padova, Via Venezia 8, 35131 Padova, Italy
    Neuropsychologia 46:1179-84. 2008
    ..The orbitofrontal cortex, together with the amygdala, is confirmed to represent the main center organizing both primary and secondary learned aspects of emotions...
  60. doi Reexamining the evidence for a pitch-sensitive region: a human fMRI study using iterated ripple noise
    Daphne Barker
    MRC Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, NG7 2RD, UK
    Cereb Cortex 22:745-53. 2012
    ..a region of auditory cortex, lateral Heschl's gyrus (HG), that shows a greater response to iterated ripple noise (IRN) than to a Gaussian noise control...
  61. doi Comprehension of familiar and unfamiliar native accents under adverse listening conditions
    Patti Adank
    Donders Institute for Brain, Cognition, and Behavior, Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging, Radboud University Nijmegen, Nijmegen, The Netherlands
    J Exp Psychol Hum Percept Perform 35:520-9. 2009
    ..Two sentence verification experiments were conducted in which listeners heard sentences at various signal-to-noise ratios...
  62. doi Effects of light smoking on extra-high-frequency auditory thresholds in young adults
    Nobutaka Ohgami
    Unit of Environmental Health Sciences, Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Life and Health Sciences, Chubu University, Kasugai, Aichi, Japan
    Toxicol Ind Health 27:143-7. 2011
    ..b>Noise exposure, alcohol consumption and sleeping time did not affect hearing levels in young adults...
  63. ncbi Impact of fMRI acoustic noise on the functional anatomy of visual mental imagery
    A Mazard
    CNRS UMR 6905, CEA, Universite de Caen, Paris, France
    J Cogn Neurosci 14:172-86. 2002
    One drawback of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) is that the subject must endure intense noise during testing. We examined the possible role of such noise on the activation of early visual cortex during visual mental imagery...
  64. ncbi Speech recognition in noise for cochlear implant listeners: benefits of residual acoustic hearing
    Christopher W Turner
    Dept of Speech Pathology and Audiology, Dept of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 115:1729-35. 2004
    ..low-frequency residual acoustic hearing for speech recognition in a background of other talkers, but not in steady noise. Three subjects with an implanted "short-electrode" cochlear implant and preserved low-frequency ..
  65. doi Cortical mechanisms of speech perception in noise
    Patrick C M Wong
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL 60208, USA
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 51:1026-41. 2008
    The present study examines the brain basis of listening to spoken words in noise, which is a ubiquitous characteristic of communication, with the focus on the dorsal auditory pathway.
  66. doi Nature of auditory processing disorder in children
    David R Moore
    Medical Research Council Institute of Hearing Research, Nottingham, UK
    Pediatrics 126:e382-90. 2010
    ..We tested the specific hypothesis that the presentation of auditory processing disorder (APD) is related to a sensory processing deficit...
  67. doi Effects of environmental noise exposure on ambulatory blood pressure in young adults
    Ta Yuan Chang
    Department of Occupational Safety and Health, College of Public Health, China Medical University, 91 Hsueh Shih Road, Taichung 40402, Taiwan, ROC
    Environ Res 109:900-5. 2009
    Epidemiological studies have demonstrated that environmental noise exposure is associated with hypertension in middle-aged and older populations, but the relationship in the young subpopulation and between the genders is still unclear...
  68. pmc Creatine and tempol attenuate noise-induced hearing loss
    Shujiro B Minami
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan, 1301 E Ann Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0506, USA
    Brain Res 1148:83-9. 2007
    To define the role of free radical formation and potential energy depletion in noise induced hearing loss (NIHL), we measured the effectiveness of tempol (free radical scavenger) and creatine (enhances cellular energy storage) alone and ..
  69. pmc Neuroanatomical characteristics and speech perception in noise in older adults
    Patrick C M Wong
    The Roxelyn and Richard Pepper Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders, Northwestern University, Illinois, USA
    Ear Hear 31:471-9. 2010
    Previous research has attributed older adults' difficulty with perceiving speech in noise to peripheral hearing loss...
  70. doi Dissociating the effect of noise on sensory processing and overall decision difficulty
    Eva M Bankó
    Neurobionics Research Group, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Pázmány Péter Catholic University Semmelweis University, Budapest H 1094, Hungary
    J Neurosci 31:2663-74. 2011
    ..difficulty were confounded by those associated with the increased sensory processing demands as a result of adding noise to the stimuli...
  71. pmc The differences in brain activity between narrow band noise and pure tone tinnitus
    Sven Vanneste
    Department of Neurosurgery, University Hospital Antwerp, BRAI2N, Tinnitus Research Institute, Edegem, Belgium
    PLoS ONE 5:e13618. 2010
    Tinnitus is an auditory sensation characterized by the perception of sound or noise in the absence of any external sound source...
  72. doi Timing is everything: temporal processing deficits in the aged auditory brainstem
    Joseph P Walton
    Department of Otolaryngology, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY 14642 8629, USA
    Hear Res 264:63-9. 2010
    ..studies comparing neural responses from young and old animals using acoustic stimuli as silent gaps-in-noise, amplitude modulation, and frequency modulation are considered in relation to speech perception...
  73. pmc The built environment and mental health
    Gary W Evans
    Department of Design and Environmental Analysis and Human Development, Cornell University, Ithaca, NY 14853, USA
    J Urban Health 80:536-55. 2003
    ..Residential crowding (number of people per room) and loud exterior noise sources (e.g., airports) elevate psychological distress but do not produce serious mental illness...
  74. pmc Annoyance from transportation noise: relationships with exposure metrics DNL and DENL and their confidence intervals
    H M Miedema
    TNO PG, Leiden, The Netherlands
    Environ Health Perspect 109:409-16. 2001
    We present a model of the distribution of noise annoyance with the mean varying as a function of the noise exposure. Day-night level (DNL) and day-evening-night level (DENL) were used as noise descriptors...
  75. pmc Musical experience and the aging auditory system: implications for cognitive abilities and hearing speech in noise
    Alexandra Parbery-Clark
    Auditory Neuroscience Laboratory, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 6:e18082. 2011
    Much of our daily communication occurs in the presence of background noise, compromising our ability to hear. While understanding speech in noise is a challenge for everyone, it becomes increasingly difficult as we age...
  76. pmc Functional specialization of medial auditory belt cortex in the alert rhesus monkey
    Pawel Kusmierek
    Department of Physiology and Biophysics, Georgetown University, NRB WP23, 3970 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC, USA
    J Neurophysiol 102:1606-22. 2009
    ..areas of the medial auditory belt (middle medial area [MM] and rostral medial area [RM]) were tested with tones, noise bursts, monkey calls (MC), and environmental sounds (ES) in microelectrode recordings from two alert rhesus ..
  77. pmc Parametric study of EEG sensitivity to phase noise during face processing
    Guillaume A Rousselet
    Centre for Cognitive Neuroimaging CCNi and Department of Psychology, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    BMC Neurosci 9:98. 2008
    ..All stimuli had the same amplitude spectrum and were presented at 11 phase noise levels, varying from 0% to 100% in 10% increments, using a linear phase interpolation technique...
  78. pmc Noise-driven stem cell and progenitor population dynamics
    Martin Hoffmann
    Interdisciplinary Centre for Bioinformatics, University of Leipzig, Leipzig, Germany
    PLoS ONE 3:e2922. 2008
    ..Herein, stochastic fluctuations are either suppressed or can trigger the transition, but they do not actually determine the attractor states...
  79. pmc Hypertension and exposure to noise near airports: the HYENA study
    Lars Jarup
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College London, St Mary s Campus, Norfolk Place, London, United Kingdom
    Environ Health Perspect 116:329-33. 2008
    An increasing number of people are exposed to aircraft and road traffic noise. Hypertension is an important risk factor for cardiovascular disease, and even a small contribution in risk from environmental factors may have a major impact ..
  80. ncbi Early elevation of cochlear reactive oxygen species following noise exposure
    K K Ohlemiller
    Research Department, Central Institute for the Deaf, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    Audiol Neurootol 4:229-36. 1999
    ..Considerable evidence suggests that ROS also mediate ototoxicant- and noise-induced cochlear injury, although most of this evidence is indirect...
  81. pmc Age-related differences in gap detection: effects of task difficulty and cognitive ability
    Kelly C Harris
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Medical University of South Carolina, 135 Rutledge Ave, MSC 550, Charleston, SC 29425 5500, USA
    Hear Res 264:21-9. 2010
    ..varied in task complexity but used identical stimuli: (1) gap location fixed at the beginning, middle, or end of a noise burst and (2) gap location varied randomly from trial to trial from the beginning, middle, or end of the noise...
  82. doi Impacts of chronic anthropogenic noise from energy-sector activity on abundance of songbirds in the boreal forest
    Erin M Bayne
    Integrated Landscape Management Group, Department of Biological Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Conserv Biol 22:1186-93. 2008
    ..with increases in the activity of people with vehicles and equipment, which results in increases in anthropogenic noise. Anthropogenic noise may reduce habitat quality for many species, particularly those that rely on acoustic signals ..
  83. doi Foraging bats avoid noise
    Andrea Schaub
    Zoological Institute, Department of Animal Physiology, University of Tubingen, Auf der Morgenstelle 28, 72076 Tubingen, Germany
    J Exp Biol 211:3174-80. 2008
    Ambient noise influences the availability and use of acoustic information in animals in many ways...
  84. doi Correlation between co-exposures to noise and air pollution from traffic sources
    H W Davies
    University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Occup Environ Med 66:347-50. 2009
    Both air and noise pollution associated with motor vehicle traffic have been associated with cardiovascular disease...
  85. doi Speech-perception-in-noise deficits in dyslexia
    Johannes C Ziegler
    Departement de Psychologie, Aix Marseille Universite, Marseille, France
    Dev Sci 12:732-45. 2009
    Speech perception deficits in developmental dyslexia were investigated in quiet and various noise conditions. Dyslexics exhibited clear speech perception deficits in noise but not in silence...
  86. pmc A multisensory cortical network for understanding speech in noise
    Christopher W Bishop
    Center for Mind and Brain, University of California, Davis, CA 95618, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 21:1790-805. 2009
    ..Using functional magnetic resonance imaging, we show that understanding speech-in-noise is supported by a network of brain areas including the left superior parietal lobule, the motor/premotor cortex, ..
  87. pmc Mapping the signal-to-noise-ratios of cortical sources in magnetoencephalography and electroencephalography
    Daniel M Goldenholz
    Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Charlestown, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:1077-86. 2009
    ..We examined regional differences in signal-to-noise-ratios (SNRs) of cortical sources in MEG and EEG...
  88. ncbi Effect of noise exposure on blood-labyrinth barrier in guinea pigs
    Mitsuya Suzuki
    Department of Otolaryngology, The University of Tokyo, Hongo 7 3 1, Bunkyo ku, 113 8655, Japan
    Hear Res 164:12-8. 2002
    The influence of noise exposure on the endothelial transport system in the cochlea was investigated using cationic polyethyleneimine (PEI), since systemically administered PEI passes through the capillary endothelial cell and attaches to ..
  89. pmc Daytime noise predicts nocturnal singing in urban robins
    Richard A Fuller
    Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield S10 2TN, UK
    Biol Lett 3:368-70. 2007
    Ambient noise interferes with the propagation of acoustic signals through the environment from sender to receiver...
  90. ncbi Amplification in the rehabilitation of unilateral deafness: speech in noise and directional hearing effects with bone-anchored hearing and contralateral routing of signal amplification
    Li Mei Lin
    Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 0910, USA
    Otol Neurotol 27:172-82. 2006
    ..What specific rehabilitative benefits are observed when the functional ear exhibits normal hearing versus moderate sensorineural hearing loss (SNHL)?..
  91. ncbi Evaluation of sLORETA in the presence of noise and multiple sources
    Michael Wagner
    Compumedics Neuroscan, Hamburg, Germany
    Brain Topogr 16:277-80. 2004
    ..In this contribution, we evaluate the performance of the method under the presence of noise and with multiple, simultaneously active sources...
  92. ncbi Human auditory steady-state responses
    Terence W Picton
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, University of Toronto, Canada
    Int J Audiol 42:177-219. 2003
    ..These responses are useful for objectively evaluating auditory thresholds, assessing suprathreshold hearing, and monitoring the state of arousal during anesthesia...
  93. doi Hearing illusory sounds in noise: the timing of sensory-perceptual transformations in auditory cortex
    Lars Riecke
    Department of Cognitive Neuroscience, Faculty of Psychology and Neuroscience, Maastricht University, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Neuron 64:550-61. 2009
    ..mechanisms in the auditory system may restore a fragmented sound when a gap in this sound is rendered inaudible by noise to yield a continuity illusion...
  94. doi Blockade of interleukin-6 signaling suppressed cochlear inflammatory response and improved hearing impairment in noise-damaged mice cochlea
    Kenichiro Wakabayashi
    Department of Otolaryngology, Head and Neck Surgery, Keio University School of Medicine, 35 Shinanomachi, Shinju ku, Tokyo 160 8582, Japan
    Neurosci Res 66:345-52. 2010
    ..studies have shown inflammatory responses in the inner ear co-occur with various damaging conditions including noise-induced hearing loss...
  95. ncbi Acoustical stress and hearing sensitivity in fishes: does the linear threshold shift hypothesis hold water?
    Michael E Smith
    Department of Biology and Center for Comparative and Evolutionary Biology of Hearing, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
    J Exp Biol 207:3591-602. 2004
    ..Fish were exposed to 1-28 days of either quiet (110 dB re 1 microPa) or continuous white noise. First, we examined the effect of noise sound pressure level (SPL; 130, 140, 160 or 170 dB re 1 microPa) on ..
  96. doi Change in prevalence of hearing loss in US adolescents
    Josef Shargorodsky
    Channing Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    JAMA 304:772-8. 2010
    ..Hearing loss is common and, in young persons, can compromise social development, communication skills, and educational achievement...
  97. doi Birds and anthropogenic noise: are urban songs adaptive?
    Erwin Nemeth
    Max Planck Institute for Ornithology, Seewiesen, Germany
    Am Nat 176:465-75. 2010
    In cities with intense low-frequency traffic noise, birds have been observed to sing louder and at a higher pitch...
  98. ncbi Noise overstimulation induces immediate early genes in the rat cochlea
    Younsook Cho
    Department of Cell and Developmental Biology, The University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    Brain Res Mol Brain Res 130:134-48. 2004
    In mammals, exposure to intense noise produces a permanent hearing loss called permanent threshold shift (PTS), whereas a moderate noise produces only a temporary threshold shift (TTS)...
  99. ncbi Habitat-dependent ambient noise: consistent spectral profiles in two African forest types
    Hans Slabbekoorn
    Center for Tropical Research, Department of Biology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California 94132, USA
    J Acoust Soc Am 116:3727-33. 2004
    ..However, the natural environment is usually filled with competing sounds. Therefore, if ambient noise conditions are relatively constant, acoustic interference can drive evolutionary changes in animal signals...
  100. ncbi Delayed production of free radicals following noise exposure
    Daisuke Yamashita
    Kresge Hearing Research Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
    Brain Res 1019:201-9. 2004
    Reactive oxygen and reactive nitrogen species (ROS, RNS) formed in the inner ear in response to high-intensity noise are thought to play an important role in noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL)...
  101. pmc Anthropogenic noise affects risk assessment and attention: the distracted prey hypothesis
    Alvin Aaden Yim Hol Chan
    Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1606, USA
    Biol Lett 6:458-61. 2010
    Many studies have focused on the effects of anthropogenic noise on animal communication, but only a few have looked at its effect on other behavioural systems...

Research Grants101 found, 100 shown here

  1. Subcortical neural basis of hearing in noise
    Ramnarayan Ramachandran; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Detection in noise depends on auditory efferent pathways that are fully functional only in awake and behaving organisms...
  2. Evaluation of a Hearing Conservation Program for Farm Youth: A 15-Year Follow-up
    Barbara Marlenga; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Agriculture is one of the industries identified to have the highest exposure to dangerous levels of noise. Youth who work in agricultural production are exposed to these dangerous noise levels and several studies have ..
  3. Evaluation of a Hearing Conservation Program for Farm Youth: A 15-Year Follow-up
    BARBARA L MARLENGA; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Agriculture is one of the industries identified to have the highest exposure to dangerous levels of noise. Youth who work in agricultural production are exposed to these dangerous noise levels and several studies have ..
  4. HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSURE
    ROGER HAMERNIK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    The equal energy hypothesis (EEH) is the basis of our current noise exposure criteria. Application of the EEH in many industrial environments severely underestimates hearing loss...
  5. Regulation of outer hair cell electromotility and noise-induced hearing loss
    Gregory Frolenkov; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Excessively loud sounds and noise are among the leading causes of deafness and hearing impairment in the US. Acoustic over-stimulation is likely to activate multiple physiological mechanisms, most of which are poorly understood...
  6. Screening Lung Cancer by Ultra Low-Dose Computed Tomography
    JEROME Z LIANG; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..We have been exploring adaptive noise-treatment strategies to reconstruct similar image quality at significantly low mAs level for ultra low-dose CT ..
  7. Effects of Noise on Newborns < 1000g Birthweight
    Robert Lasky; Fiscal Year: 2007
    b>Noise levels in neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) may have serious adverse effects on high risk infants by increasing apneic, bradycardic, or desaturation episodes; sleep disturbances; mechanical ventilation; hospital stay; poor ..
  8. VARIABILITY AND STABILITY IN SKILL ACQUISITION
    Dagmar Sternad; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..the central nervous system is exquisitely sensitive to its own variability and not only reduces unwanted intrinsic noise but has also developed strategies that accommodate and even utilize this noise...
  9. Hearing Therapies for the Future
    Gabrielle Saunders; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..The conference objective is to expand understanding and facilitate effective treatment of noise induced hearing loss (NIHL)...
  10. Preventing NIHL by enhancing glutathione pathways
    Richard Kopke; Fiscal Year: 2002
    The primary objective of these studies is to test and develop pharmacologic agents to protect against noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). The long-term objective is to develop agents for oral administration in clinical populations...
  11. Method of Wind Noise Suppression in Hearing Aids
    GARY ELKO; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..evaluate and refine a promising novel digital technique we have developed at MH Acoustics for reducing wind noise in hearing aids...
  12. Eradication of Occupational Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
    Kevin Michael; Fiscal Year: 2007
    b>Noise-induced hearing loss remains one of the most common industrial diseases in U.S...
  13. Development of Improved Earphone for Hearing Testing
    Robert Margolis; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..1) an "occlusion effect", an artificial increase in sensitivity to bone-conducted stimuli; 2) poor ambient noise exclusion; 3) high inter-subject variability in sound pressures delivered to human ears; and 4) poor comfort...
  14. HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSURE
    Roger P Hamernik; Fiscal Year: 2010
    The equal energy hypothesis (EEH) is the basis of our current noise exposure criteria. Application of the EEH in many industrial environments severely underestimates hearing loss...
  15. HEARING DAMAGE AMONG NEWLY-HIRED CONSTRUCTION WORKERS
    Noah Seixas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    b>Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) is among the most common occupational afflictions, especially to construction workers...
  16. Tribal Community-Based Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss and Tinnitus
    William Martin; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..b>Noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) and related tinnitus are significant health risks for the general population and ..
  17. Effect of Noise Induced Hearing Loss on AVCN Principal Neurons
    Yong Wang; Fiscal Year: 2007
    More than 10 million Americans suffer from noise induce hearing loss (NIHL). Short and long term noise exposure is a major hazard in certain "normal" working and living environments...
  18. Prevention of Solvent and Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
    Donald Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..is there a central auditory change associated with solvent exposure? (3) Do solvents interact with the effects of noise? (4) Are the effects of solvent (styrene and toluene) exposure prevented with antioxidant therapy? Our approach to ..
  19. Prevention of Solvent and Noise-Induced Hearing Loss
    Donald Henderson; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..is there a central auditory change associated with solvent exposure? (3) Do solvents interact with the effects of noise? (4) Are the effects of solvent (styrene and toluene) exposure prevented with antioxidant therapy? Our approach to ..
  20. HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSURE
    ROGER HAMERNIK; Fiscal Year: 1993
    Hearing loss in industrial workers accumulates from repeated daily (interrupted) exposures to excessive noise over a long period of employment...
  21. Masking release in hearing loss: cochlear compression and effective audibility
    Peggy Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..When background noise is intermittent, normal- hearing (NH) listeners take advantage of the momentary dips in the noise to understand ..
  22. Masking release in hearing loss: cochlear compression and effective audibility
    Peggy B Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..When background noise is intermittent, normal- hearing (NH) listeners take advantage of the momentary dips in the noise to understand ..
  23. Masking release in hearing loss: cochlear compression and effective audibility
    Peggy Nelson; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..When background noise is intermittent, normal- hearing (NH) listeners take advantage of the momentary dips in the noise to understand ..
  24. Daily Exposure Monitoring Intervention to Prevent Hearing Loss
    Peter MacGarr Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2010
    b>Noise-induced hearing loss continues to be one of the most common occupational disorders, even in OSHA compliant workplaces. Prevention of occupational hearing loss is a priority of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)...
  25. Daily Exposure Monitoring Intervention to Prevent Hearing Loss
    Peter Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2009
    b>Noise-induced hearing loss continues to be one of the most common occupational disorders, even in OSHA compliant workplaces. Prevention of occupational hearing loss is a priority of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)...
  26. HEARING HAZARD ASSOCIATED WITH INDUSTRIAL NOISE EXPOSURE
    ROGER HAMERNIK; Fiscal Year: 2006
    DESCRIPTION: Industrial noise environments typically consist of non-Gaussian, non-stationary, time varying noise...
  27. Daily Exposure Monitoring Intervention to Prevent Hearing Loss
    Peter Rabinowitz; Fiscal Year: 2007
    b>Noise-induced hearing loss continues to be one of the most common occupational disorders, even in OSHA compliant workplaces. Prevention of occupational hearing loss is a priority of the National Occupational Research Agenda (NORA)...
  28. A statistical learning model for predicting noise-induced hearing loss in humans
    ROGER HAMERNIK; Fiscal Year: 2009
    Existing damage risk criteria for noise exposure are based entirely on an energy metric. Our animal model experiments have shown that energy alone is not sufficient to characterize a complex noise for hearing conservation purposes...
  29. Optimized Conditioned Processing for Cochlear Implants
    Jay T Rubinstein; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..In a noisy background, however, particularly if that noise is competing speech, speech perception is dramatically impaired...
  30. Optimized Conditioned Processing for Cochlear Implants
    Jay Rubinstein; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..In a noisy background, however, particularly if that noise is competing speech, speech perception is dramatically impaired...
  31. Optimized Conditioned Processing for Cochlear Implants
    Jay Rubinstein; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In a noisy background, however, particularly if that noise is competing speech, speech perception is dramatically impaired...
  32. Regulation of outer hair cell electromotility and noise-induced hearing loss
    Gregory I Frolenkov; Fiscal Year: 2010
    Excessively loud sounds and noise are among the leading causes of deafness and hearing impairment in the US. Acoustic over-stimulation is likely to activate multiple physiological mechanisms, most of which are poorly understood...
  33. Effects of Acoustic Trauma on Age-Related Hearing Loss
    Dianne Durham; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Many factors contribute to this age-related hearing loss, including exposure to environmental noise, certain diseases, drug-induced ototoxicity, as well as inheritance of specific genes...
  34. Prevention of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in Children and Adolescents
    William Martin; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..setting, a diverse group of basic and applied science researchers with expertise related to the prevention of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in children and adolescents...