Noise pollution in intensive care units: a systematic review article

Gholamreza Khademi; Bahareh Imani

Volume 2, Issue 2 , April 2015, , Pages 58-64

  Introduction: Noise pollution in hospital wards can arise from a wide range of sources including medical devices, air-conditioning systems and conversations among the staffs. Noise in intensive care units (ICUs) can disrupt patients’ sleep pattern and may have a negative impact on cognitive performance. ...  Read More