PILOT ASSESSMENT OF AN AUDIOMETRIC SCALE FOR NIHL CLASSIFICATION, APPLICABLE TO EPIDEMIOLOGIC SURVEILLANCE PROGRAMS.

There is a strong need for an optimal scale to classify workers with Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL) at a work level. This paper presents the pilot evaluation of a hybrid method between the frequency description and the Klochoff modified scale. Methodology: Five categories were defined as well as...

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Autores Principales: Pastrana-González, Vivián, Ospina, Oscar E, Restrepo Osorio, Hernando, Valderrama Aguirre, Augusto E
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Universidad Libre 2013
Acceso en línea:http://hdl.handle.net/10901/14904