Young people: Their noise and music exposures and the risk of hearing loss

  title={Young people: Their noise and music exposures and the risk of hearing loss},
  author={Thais Catalani Morata},
  journal={International Journal of Audiology},
  pages={111 - 112}
  • T. Morata
  • Published 1 January 2007
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Audiology
In the past two decades, the number of publications on the risk of acquired hearing loss among children and young adults has increased substantially. The introduction of MP3 players and a lawsuit that followed, which alleges that such devices pose a risk to the user’s hearing, caught the general public’s attention through news media coverage. While a decision in the case remains pending, this issue has brought widespread scrutiny to the question of potential risks to young people’s hearing but… 
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