Prevalence of voice problems in priests and some risk factors contributing to them.

@article{Hagelberg2015PrevalenceOV,
  title={Prevalence of voice problems in priests and some risk factors contributing to them.},
  author={Ann-Marie Hagelberg and Susanna Simberg},
  journal={Journal of voice : official journal of the Voice Foundation},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 3},
  pages={389.e11-8}
}
OBJECTIVES The purpose of this questionnaire study was to explore the prevalence and possible risk factors for voice problems in priests. METHODS About 2044 evangelical Lutheran priests received a link to an electronic questionnaire and 44.1% (n = 901) completed it. Of the participants, 53% were males and 47% were females. RESULTS The results showed that the prevalence of voice problems in priests was high. Of the participants, 24.5% had sought help for voice problems and 18% reported that… CONTINUE READING