Associations between Chronic Community Noise Exposure and Blood Pressure at Rest and during Acute Noise and Non-Noise Stressors among Urban School Children in India

@inproceedings{Lepore2010AssociationsBC,
  title={Associations between Chronic Community Noise Exposure and Blood Pressure at Rest and during Acute Noise and Non-Noise Stressors among Urban School Children in India},
  author={Stephen J Lepore and Bhaskar Shejwal and Bang Hyun Kim and Gary W. Evans},
  booktitle={International journal of environmental research and public health},
  year={2010}
}
The present study builds on prior research that has examined the association between children's chronic exposure to community noise and resting blood pressure and blood pressure dysregulation during exposure to acute stressors. A novel contribution of the study is that it examines how chronic noise exposure relates to blood pressure responses during exposure to both noise and non-noise acute stressors. The acute noise stressor was recorded street noise and the non-noise stressor was mental… CONTINUE READING

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