What is Noise Reduction Headphones?

Category: Equipment


Noise reduction headphones reduce unwanted ambient sounds by means of active noise control. Noise cancellation makes it possible to enjoy music without raising the volume excessively. It can also help a passenger sleep in a noisy vehicle such as an airliner or car.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Asperger's syndrome 2 0
Autism spectrum disorder 2 0
Sensory processing disorder 2 1
Auditory processing disorder 1 0
Complex post-traumatic stress disorder 1 0
Developmental trauma disorder 1 0

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Side effects

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Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 1

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Noise Reduction Headphones

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Based on patients currently using Noise Reduction Headphones

Dosage Patients
1hours as needed 2
2hours as needed 1


Currently using Noise Reduction Headphones

Duration Patients
2 - 5 years 3
Adherence Evaluations
Always 1
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 1
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