: Occupational hearing loss is preventable through a hierarchy of controls, which prioritize the use of engineering controls over administrative controls and personal protective equipment. The occupational and environmental medicine (OEM) physician plays a critical role in the prevention of occupational noise-induced hearing loss (NIHL). This position statement clarifies current best practices in the diagnosis of occupational NIHL.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Journal||Journal of occupational and environmental medicine|
|State||Published - Sep 1 2018|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health