A S Niskar

Summary

Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimated prevalence of noise-induced hearing threshold shifts among children 6 to 19 years of age: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994, United States
    A S Niskar
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 108:40-3. 2001
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hearing loss among children 6 to 19 years of age: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    A S Niskar
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    JAMA 279:1071-5. 1998
  3. pmc Environmental public health surveillance: possible estuary-associated syndrome
    L C Backer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:797-801. 2001

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Estimated prevalence of noise-induced hearing threshold shifts among children 6 to 19 years of age: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1988-1994, United States
    A S Niskar
    National Center for Environmental Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatrics 108:40-3. 2001
    ..Among children, NITS can be a progressive problem with continued exposure to excessive noise, which can lead to high-frequency sound discrimination difficulties (eg, speech consonants and whistles)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of hearing loss among children 6 to 19 years of age: the Third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    A S Niskar
    Epidemic Intelligence Service, Epidemiology Program Office, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341 3724, USA
    JAMA 279:1071-5. 1998
    ..Hearing loss in children influences the development of communication and behavioral skills, but few studies in the United States have used pure-tone audiometry to derive hearing loss prevalence estimates for children...
  3. pmc Environmental public health surveillance: possible estuary-associated syndrome
    L C Backer
    Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for Environmental Health, Atlanta, Georgia 30333, USA
    Environ Health Perspect 109:797-801. 2001
    ..Five individuals have been identified as meeting PEAS criteria...