Priorities 16-30 from the Mild to Moderate Hearing Loss PSP
|UNCERTAINTY: At what volume is leisure noise exposure damaging to hearing? (JLA PSP Priority 16-30)
|JLA question ID
|Not available for this PSP
|Health Research Classification System category
|Extra information provided by this PSP
|Original uncertainty examples
What is the normal noise level in a disco and is it dangerous ~ What level of loudness damages hearing? ~ Is it just the volume of sound that can cause it or the quality of it? ~ Maximum output of headphones for iPod etc. and the potential effects of hearing ~ Testing piped music in shops and street music for unacceptable levels of noise that affect hearing. ~ Can legislation be brought in to keep sound levels to a safe level in places of entertainment?
|Service users x 4, Clinicians x 1, Others x 1
|Outcomes to be measured
|What is a dangerous level of leisure noise exposure?
|PSP unique ID
|Mild to Moderate Hearing Loss
|Total number of uncertainties identified by this PSP.
|87 (To see a full list of all uncertainties identified, please see the detailed spreadsheet held on the JLA website)
|Date of priority setting workshop
|3 September 2015