Affiliation: University of Melbourne
- Neurological changes induced by a mobile phoneB Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 52:413-5. 2002..The case is supportive of a neurological basis for some cases of dysaesthesiae associated with mobile phone use...
- Mobile phone use and risk of acoustic neuromaB Hocking
Br J Cancer 94:1350; author reply 1352-3. 2006
- Japanese mobile phone studyB Hocking
Br J Cancer 98:1879. 2008
- Radiofrequency electrocution (196 MHz)B Hocking
International Diabetes Institute, Caulfield, South Vic, Australia
Occup Med (Lond) 49:459-61. 1999..Electrocution at 196 MHz, even in the absence of burns may cause long-term morbidity to which physicians should be alerted. Safety standards should consider protection from electrocution at these frequencies...
- Decreased survival for childhood leukemia in proximity to television towersBruce Hocking
Statistical Consulting Centre, University of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Arch Environ Health 58:560-4. 2003..1 (95% confidence interval = 1.1, 4.0). There was an association between residential proximity to the television towers and decreased survival among cases of childhood leukemia in North Sydney, Australia...
- The Inquiry into the Waterfall train crash: implications for medical examinations of safety-critical workersBruce Hocking
9 Tyrone Street, Camberwell, VIC 3124, Australia
Med J Aust 184:126-8. 2006..These include complying with relevant standards; providing all relevant documentation with a referral for an examination; acting on the doctor's report appropriately; and auditing the process...
- New medical standards for driversBruce Hocking
Aust Fam Physician 32:732-6. 2003..The new publication provides greater clarity of medical criteria for general practitioners and specialists and also details useful management guidelines...
- Update on mobile phones and healthB Hocking
Intern Med J 33:235-6. 2003
- Neurological effects of radiofrequency radiationBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 53:123-7. 2003..One source of human data is case reports regarding peripheral neurological effects of RFR, mainly noxious sensations or dysaesthesiae...
- Neurological abnormalities associated with CDMA exposureB Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 51:410-3. 2001..His nerve function recovered during 6 months follow-up. His exposure was 0.015-0.06 mW/cm(2) over 1-2 h. The implications regarding health effects of radiofrequency radiation are discussed...
- Microwave sickness: a reappraisalB Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 51:66-9. 2001..It is concluded that MWS is a medical entity which should be recognized as a possible risk for radiofrequency radiation workers...
- Neurological abnormalities associated with mobile phone useB Hocking
Caulfield General Medical Centre, Victoria, Australia
Occup Med (Lond) 50:366-8. 2000..A neurologist found no other disease. The implications regarding health effects of mobile phones and radio-frequency radiation is discussed...
- Occupational exposure to ionizing and non-ionizing radiation and risk of gliomaBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 58:148-9; author reply 149. 2008
- Mortality rates among nuclear industry workers at Lucas Heights Science and Technology CentreBruce Hocking
Aust N Z J Public Health 30:188-9; author reply 189. 2006
- Advances in childhood leukaemiaBruce Hocking
Med J Aust 182:364-5; author reply 365. 2005
- Mortality in an Australian cohort of textile workersBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 55:154. 2005
- Thyroiditis and inflammatory bowel disease associated with 50 Hz magnetic field exposureBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 54:435. 2004
- Diseases of modern living: neurological changes associated with mobile phones and radiofrequency radiation in humansRoderick Westerman
Epworth Hospital, Healthcheck, 89 91 Bridge Road, Richmond, VIC 3121, Australia
Neurosci Lett 361:13-6. 2004..The effects occur at exposure levels below the present safety levels for RFR. Possible non-thermal mechanisms are discussed and may point to future directions of research...
- Assessing fitness to driveBruce Hocking
Aust Fam Physician 32:737. 2003
- Guidance note: risk management of workers with medical electronic devices and metallic implants in electromagnetic fieldsBruce Hocking
Int J Occup Saf Ergon 14:217-22. 2008....
- Occupational risk factors for low grade and high grade gliomaBruce Hocking
Int J Cancer 116:164; author reply 165. 2005
- Extremely low-frequency magnetic fields and fertility in weldersBruce Hocking
Occup Med (Lond) 57:225; author reply 225-6. 2007
- New medical standards for commercial and private vehicle driversBruce Hocking
Med J Aust 179:276-7. 2003
- Re: "Cancer in Korean War Navy technicians: mortality survey after 40 years"Bruce Hocking
Am J Epidemiol 157:279; author reply 279. 2003