Journal: Drug Invention Today

Article Id: JPRS-Pcol-00002621
Title: Excessive usage of headphones among college students and their effects
Category: Pharmacology
Section: Research Article
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    Introduction: Most of the students today are more fascinated about new technology. The most trending digital appliance among students is headphones. Usage of headphones has become more and more among students. This has led to the hearing loss in few students. Although there are precautions for this, most of the students take them for granted. Hearing loss also gives some warning effects like ringing in the ears. The main problem of hearing loss is not listening to music but listening to music for longer durations. Materials and Methods: An online questionnaire was prepared and has been circulated among the students of Saveetha Dental College. This survey was conducted among 120 students. Conclusion: It can be concluded that most of the students or not at great risk of hearing loss. However, a very small segment of people should be taken precautions for their well-being.

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    B. Aishwarya Reddy1 , Thenmozhi M S2 *

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    1 Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

    2 Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

    *Corresponding author: Thenmozhi M S, Department of Anatomy, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

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    Author:

    B. Aishwarya Reddy1 , Thenmozhi M S2 *

    Title:Excessive usage of headphones among college students and their effects
    Journal:Drug Invention Today
    Vol(issue):10 (Nov)
    Year:2018
    Page No: (2296-2299)
  • Experimental Methods Keywords

    Methodology:Headphones, Hearing health, Noise exposure, Loud noises
    Research Materials:College students

Keywords

College students Headphones Hearing health Noise exposure Loud noises

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