Hearing Impairment and High Blood Pressure among Bus Drivers in Puducherry.


INTRODUCTION Noise Induced Hearing Loss (NIHL), a major heath concern due to constant exposure to loud noise is on the rising trend in today's world. The bus drivers are more vulnerable to the auditory and non-auditory ill effects of noise pollution. AIM The aim of this study was to assess and compare the hearing level, blood pressure and peak expiratory… (More)
DOI: 10.7860/JCDR/2016/17361.7199