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Environmental noise and mental health: Five year review and future directions

@inproceedings{Kamp2008EnvironmentalNA,
  title={Environmental noise and mental health: Five year review and future directions},
  author={Irene Kamp and Hugh W Davies and Ba Bilthoven},
  year={2008}
}
Since the previous review of Stansfeld and Lercher (2003) there has been modest but continuing interest in the mental health effects of noise over the last five years (2003-2008). In particular the aspect of noise sensitivity has been studied more extensively in this period. Also recent results of longitudinal studies around major airports and the so called LARES (Large Analysis and Review of European housing and health Status) study shed more light on the relationship between noise and mental… 

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