Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss, Third Edition

Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss, Third Edition

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Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss, Third Edition includes the most accurate and current developments in the field with more than 250 new references. A comprehensive guide on hearing loss and the law, it examines claims, court cases, and the evolution of hearing conservation. This text addresses age-related hearing loss, genetics of hearing loss, and noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL) - with a newly revised international standard (ISO-1999, 2013) that presents a comprehensive predictive model for NIHL, critical in medical-legal evaluation. Also examined is hearing loss due to toxins, trauma, and disease, as well as the effects of cardiovascular risk factors, race, and socioeconomic status. Furthermore, included tutorial discussions of acoustics, hearing, and hearing testing will be valuable to attorneys and other nonclinicians. New or expanded topics include: The relationship of hearing loss to brain disordersJob fitnessAccommodations under the Americans with Disabilities ActBlast injuryRecreational music and hearing lossHypothesis of progressive NIHL after noise cessationSolvent ototoxicityAppropriate exchange rate for predicting noise hazardThe American Medical AssociationA’s method of measurement of hearing disability This new edition provides practical guidance for expert witnesses and legal practitioners and is essential for otolaryngologists, audiologists, occupational physicians, attorneys handling hearing loss claims, and claims management professionals.Hearing conservation: A practical manual and guide. Englewood Cliffs, NJ: Prentice Hall. ... Jones, H. H. (1967). Physics of sound in industrial ... American Industrial Hygiene Association Journal, 29(6), 537a€“540. Kryter, K. D. (1950). Effects ofanbsp;...


Title:Medical-Legal Evaluation of Hearing Loss, Third Edition
Author: Robert A. Dobie
Publisher:Plural Publishing - 2015-07-15
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