Noise levels in neonatal intensive care unit and use of sound absorbing panel in the isolette.

Altuncu E., Akman I., Kulekci S., Akdas F., Bilgen H. S. , Ozek E.

International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology, vol.73, no.7, pp.951-3, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 73 Issue: 7
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.ijporl.2009.03.013
  • Title of Journal : International journal of pediatric otorhinolaryngology
  • Page Numbers: pp.951-3


Objective: The purposes of this study were to measure the noise level of a busy neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) and to determine the effect of sound absorbing panel (SAP) on the level of noise inside the isolette.