Can hockey playoffs harm your hearing?

Hodgetts, William E.; Liu, Richard
December 2006
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;12/5/2006, Vol. 175 Issue 12, p1541
Academic Journal
The article illustrates the impact of leisure noise on the hearing of an individual using a Stanley Cup final hockey game as an example. The cumulative sound exposure was measured using a noise dosimeter. Audiological testing was conducted to determine the effect of the noise level during games 3, 4 and 6 of the 2006 Stanley Cup finals between the Edmonton Oilers and Carolina Hurricanes on study participants.


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