Occupational noise-induced hearing loss among workers at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi.

@article{Anino2010OccupationalNH,
  title={Occupational noise-induced hearing loss among workers at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi.},
  author={J O Anino and A Afullo and F. Otieno},
  journal={East African medical journal},
  year={2010},
  volume={87 2},
  pages={49-57}
}
BACKGROUND Occupational noise induced hearing loss (NIHL) occurs among workers exposed to excessive amounts of noise for long durations. The average level of noise in some locations at Jomo Kenyatta International Airport (JKIA) was above the safe limit of 85dB hence workers were thought to be at risk. OBJECTIVE To determine the occurrence and socio demographic attributes for NIHL at JKIA. DESIGN Cross sectional descriptive study. SETTING Jomo Kenyatta International Airport, Nairobi, Kenya… CONTINUE READING