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Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Prevention is Possible

Steen Gimsing 1 , * and Marianne G. Nielsen 2
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1 Former Head of Audiology, Vejle Hospital, Vejle, Denmark
2 Occupational Therapist, Work Environment Consultant, ARBEJDSMILJØEksperten, Silovej 8, DK9900 Frederikshavn, Denmark
Article information
  • Health Scope: May 2016, 5 (2); e32741
  • Published Online: January 3, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: September 3, 2015
  • Revised: November 8, 2015
  • Accepted: November 9, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/jhealthscope-32741

To Cite: Gimsing S, Nielsen M G. Noise-Induced Hearing Loss: Prevention is Possible, Health Scope. 2016 ;5(2):e32741. doi: 10.17795/jhealthscope-32741.

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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
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