Loudness pp 89-107 | Cite as

Correlates of Loudness

  • Michael J. EpsteinEmail author
Part of the Springer Handbook of Auditory Research book series (SHAR, volume 37)


This chapter reviews two issues related to responses correlated with loudness. First, the physiological effects of loud sounds are examined. Then, specific indirect measures, both perceptual and physiological that correlate with loudness growth, are summarized.


Auditory Brainstem Response Noise Exposure Otoacoustic Emission Test Tone Aircraft Noise 
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  1. 1.Auditory Modeling and Processing Laboratory, Department of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology, The Communications and Digital Signal Processing Center, Department of Electrical and Computer EngineeringNortheastern UniversityBostonUSA

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