Analgesic use and the risk of hearing loss in men.


BACKGROUND Hearing loss is a common sensory disorder, yet prospective data on potentially modifiable risk factors are limited. Regularly used analgesics, the most commonly used drugs in the US, may be ototoxic and contribute to hearing loss. METHODS We examined the independent association between self-reported professionally diagnosed hearing loss and… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2009.08.006


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@article{Curhan2010AnalgesicUA, title={Analgesic use and the risk of hearing loss in men.}, author={Sharon G. Curhan and Roland A Eavey and Josef Shargorodsky and Gary C. Curhan}, journal={The American journal of medicine}, year={2010}, volume={123 3}, pages={231-7} }