TITLE

An inescapable buzz

PUB. DATE
October 1995
SOURCE
Discover;Oct95, Vol. 16 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the finding that otoacoustic emissions may actually produce a type of hearing loss that occurs without physical damage to any parts of the ear. Evidence from chinchillas, rodents with hearing range similar to that of humans; Effects of the otoacoustic emissions from chinchilla's ears on its hearing; Details of the study by psychologist Richard Salvi and his colleagues at the Buffalo-based State University of New York.
ACCESSION #
9510054195

 

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