Effects of exposure to 2100 MHz GSM-like radiofrequency electromagnetic field on auditory system of rats


Celiker M., Ozgur A., Tumkaya L., Terzi S., YILMAZ M., Kalkan Y., ...More

BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY, vol.83, no.6, pp.691-696, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 83 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.bjorl.2016.10.004
  • Journal Name: BRAZILIAN JOURNAL OF OTORHINOLARYNGOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.691-696
  • Keywords: Cochlear nuclei, Neuronal degeneration, Electromagnetic radiation, PRODUCT OTOACOUSTIC EMISSIONS, MOBILE PHONE USE, RISK
  • Recep Tayyip Erdoğan University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Introduction: The use of mobile phones has become widespread in recent years. Although beneficial from the communication viewpoint, the electromagnetic fields generated by mobile phones may cause unwanted biological changes in the human body.