Vuvuzela sound measurements

DeWet Swanepoel, James W Hall III, Dirk Koekemoer


We recently published a scientific letter in the South African Medical Journal reporting the maximum output levels of a Vuvuzela. The publication has drawn varied reactions from the media and other interested parties. In response to enquiries the additional information on the method and results reported in the earlier paper is provided.

Authors' affiliations

DeWet Swanepoel, University of Pretoria & University of Texas at Dallas

James W Hall III, University of Pretoria & University of Florida

Dirk Koekemoer, GeoAxon

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Noise; Hearing loss

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South African Medical Journal 2010;100(4):192.

Article History

Date submitted: 2010-02-26
Date published: 2010-03-29

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