The association between low levels of lead in blood and occupational noise-induced hearing loss in steel workers.

@article{Hwang2009TheAB,
  title={The association between low levels of lead in blood and occupational noise-induced hearing loss in steel workers.},
  author={Y H Hwang and Han-Yueh Chiang and Mei-Chu Yen-Jean and Jung-Der Wang},
  journal={The Science of the total environment},
  year={2009},
  volume={408 1},
  pages={43-9}
}
As the use of leaded gasoline has ceased in the last decade, background lead exposure has generally been reduced. The aim of this study was to examine the effect of low-level lead exposure on human hearing loss. This study was conducted in a steel plant and 412 workers were recruited from all over the plant. Personal information such as demographics and… CONTINUE READING