[Occupational loss of hearing in the workers employed in the railroad transportation].

@article{Pankova2009OccupationalLO,
  title={[Occupational loss of hearing in the workers employed in the railroad transportation].},
  author={Vera B. Pankova},
  journal={Vestnik otorinolaringologii},
  year={2009},
  volume={6},
  pages={
          14-8
        }
}
The prevalence of occupational deafness and factors contributing to its development are considered in the context of the present-day structure and causes of hearing disturbances in the subjects employed in railway transportation occupations. Special emphasis is laid on expert examination of their professional suitability. The most <<noisy>> professions and operational areas in the railroad sector are identified as fraught with the highest risk of development of occupational deafness. Specific… CONTINUE READING

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