Dementia and Aged Care

Acoustics in Aged Care by Richard Pollock

Acoustics in Aged Care by Richard Pollock

The impact of noise on older people and people living with dementia is easily overlooked, but the acoustic environment can profoundly affect our quality of life and wellbeing. Acoustics in Aged Care is a practical guide to sound, noise and hearing that will help the reader understand the problem of acoustic intrusions.

Written for anyone planning, designing, building homes or caring for older people, Acoustics in Aged Care is an important resource with practical strategies that can be taken to reduce intrusive noise at home or in the care environment.