Can mobile phone emissions affect auditory functions of cochlea or brain stem?
Published in: Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2005; 132 (3): 451-455
Aim of study (acc. to author)
, 3 min on/off, see "add. information"
(below the SAR:
(18 mm deep)
The volunteer was in a lying position in an easy chair.
Exposure to EMF was provided by a special setup described in detail in the reference article. Two mobile phones, with power supplied by an external generator, were mounted to a special chair and could be activated alternately.
There were three recording
sessions with a duration of about 3 min and a break of 3 min in-between: first without EMF, then two sessions with exposure to pulsed or continuous EMF.
18 mm deep
Pau HW et al.
Can electromagnetic fields emitted by mobile phones stimulate the vestibular organ?
Investigated organ system:
Time of investigation:
Main outcome of study (acc. to author)
Study funded by
Bundesanstalt für Arbeitsschutz und Arbeitsmedizin (BAuA) (The Federal Institute for Occupational Safety and Health), Berlin, Germany