Voice disorders in teachers and their associations with work-related factors: a systematic review.

@article{Cutiva2013VoiceDI,
  title={Voice disorders in teachers and their associations with work-related factors: a systematic review.},
  author={Lady Catherine Cantor Cutiva and Ineke Vogel and Alex Burdorf},
  journal={Journal of communication disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={143-55}
}
PURPOSE To provide a quantitative assessment of the occurrence of voice disorders among teachers and to identify associated work-related and individual factors in the teaching profession. METHOD A systematic review was conducted using three computerized databases on the occurrence of voice disorders among teachers and their associations with work-related and individual factors. Some of the keywords used were: "teacher", "voice disorder", "voice problem", and "dysphonia". Information regarding… CONTINUE READING