Noise-induced hearing loss in Asia

@article{Fuente2011NoiseinducedHL,
  title={Noise-induced hearing loss in Asia},
  author={Adrian Fuente and Louise Hickson},
  journal={International Journal of Audiology},
  year={2011},
  volume={50},
  pages={S10 - S3}
}
Abstract The aim of this manuscript is to summarize the current scenarios encompassing noise exposure in the workplace and the risk of noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) in Asia. NIHL is the most prevalent and preventable occupational disease in most Asian countries. Sources of noise in these countries include manufacturing and agriculture industries, exploitation of natural resources, and urban traffic. The highest attributable fraction of adult-onset hearing loss resulting from noise exposure… 
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