This is a noise recording. It is often used with speech discrimination (word recognition) test. Cafeteria Noise was made in an employee cafeteria of a large hospital. The noise was over-dubbed three times at different time offsets in an attempt to maintain a more constant level over time. The recording has some intelligible speech and many transients.
Cafeteria Noise includes the audio recording only. This product does not include instructions or normative data. It is assumed that purchasers of Auditec’s products are well trained in their use, purpose, and interpretation. Available from Auditec, Inc. Call 1-800-669-9065 (from US) or 314-416-1050 (outside the US) to order.
Cafeteria Noise; Item 127; Price $59.50 USD + S&H
*Auditec sells a similar recording especially for children called Children’s Noises.