Lilian Cássia Bórnia Jacob Corteletti

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The objective of this study was to examine behaviors and attitudes of Brazilian teenagers towards noise, and determine their audiological characteristics. Participants were 245 young persons (14 to 18 years old) who attended private school. Behaviors and attitudes were measured using the validated Portuguese version of the Youth Attitude to Noise Scale(More)
PURPOSE To investigate the occurrence of hearing loss in individuals with HIV/AIDS and their characterization regarding type and degree. RESEARCH STRATEGY It was conducted a systematic review of the literature found on the electronic databases PubMed, EMBASE, ADOLEC, IBECS, Web of Science, Scopus, Lilacs and SciELO. SELECTION CRITERIA The search(More)
INTRODUCTION Earlier studies have demonstrated an auditory effect of lead exposure in children, but information on the effects of low chronic exposures needs to be further elucidated. OBJECTIVE To investigate the effect of low chronic exposures of the auditory system in children with a history of low blood lead levels, using an auditory(More)
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to examine the noise exposure and hearing of fishermen from small-scale fisheries from the state of Paraná in Brazil. DESIGN Participants of this cross-sectional study included 141 male fishermen, ages ranging from 18 to 77 yr old and 136 controls matched by socioeconomic level, age, and gender. We conducted personal(More)
INTRODUCTION Individuals with the same ability of speech recognition in quiet can have extremely different results in noisy environments. OBJECTIVE To standardize speech perception in adults with normal hearing in the free field using the Brazilian Hearing in Noise Test. METHODS Contemporary, cross-sectional cohort study. 79 adults with normal hearing(More)
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