Thais C Morata
Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Young people: their noise and music exposures and the risk of hearing lossThais C Morata
Int J Audiol 46:111-2. 2007
- Interaction between noise and asphyxiants: a concern for toxicology and occupational healthThais C Morata
Hearing Loss Prevention Section, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, C27, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
Toxicol Sci 66:1-3. 2002..The article highlighted in this issue is "Potentiation of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss by Low Concentrations of Hydrogen Cyanide in Rats" by Laurence D. Fechter, Guang-Di Chen, and David L. Johnson (pp. 131-138)...
- Ototoxic occupational exposures for a stock car racing team: II. chemical surveysKristin K Gwin
Hazard Evaluations and Technical Assistance Branch, Division of Surveillance, Hazard Evaluations and Field Studies, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
J Occup Environ Hyg 2:406-13. 2005..However, carbon monoxide levels occasionally exceeded all evaluation criteria at the racetrack...
- Working in noise with a hearing loss: perceptions from workers, supervisors, and hearing conservation program managersThais C Morata
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Ear Hear 26:529-45. 2005....
- Ototoxic effects of styrene alone or in concert with other agents: A reviewThais C Morata
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Applied Research and Technology, 4676 Columbia Parkway MS C27 Cincinnati, Ohio 45226 1998, USA, Email
Noise Health 4:15-24. 2002..Human and animal studies will be summarized in discussing the effects of styrene alone or in combination with noise and other chemicals. Gaps in scientific knowledge are highlighted to assist future research...
- Suggested guidelines for studying the combined effects of occupational exposure to noise and chemicals on hearingThais C Morata
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, 4676 Columbia Parkway C27, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA, Email
Noise Health 4:73-87. 2002..If this synergism is verified in humans, then changes will be required in the limits that are set for occupational hazards in order to prevent occupational hearing loss...
- A multicenter study on the audiometric findings of styrene-exposed workersThais C Morata
Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
Int J Audiol 50:652-60. 2011..The objective of this study was to evaluate hearing loss among workers exposed to styrene, alone or with noise...
- Chemical exposure as a risk factor for hearing lossThais C Morata
Hearing Loss Prevention Section, Division of Applied Research and Technology, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health C27, 4676 Columbia Parkway, Cincinnati, OH 45226, USA
J Occup Environ Med 45:676-82. 2003....
- Audiometric findings in workers exposed to low levels of styrene and noiseThais C Morata
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Division of Applied Research and Technology, Cincinnati, Ohio 45226, USA
J Occup Environ Med 44:806-14. 2002..01-1.34), and 2.44 for each millimole of mandelic acid per gram of creatinine in urine (95% CI, 1.01-5.89). Our findings suggest that exposure to styrene even below recommended values had a toxic effect on the auditory system...
- [Hearing health of workers exposed to noise and insecticides]Cleide Fernandes Teixeira
Faculdade Integrada do Recife, Recife, PE, Brasil
Rev Saude Publica 37:417-23. 2003..To examine the peripheral auditory disorders in a group of workers exposed to organophosphate and pyrethroid insecticides, used in vector control campaigns...
- Audiological findings in workers exposed to styrene alone or in concert with noiseAnn Christin Johnson
Karolinska Institutet, Section of Audiology, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technique, Alfred Nobels Alle 10, S 141 83 Stockholm, Sweden
Noise Health 8:45-57. 2006..Further research is needed on the underlying mechanisms to understand the effects of styrene and on audiological test batteries to detect changes in populations exposed to solvents...
- Beliefs and attitudes among Swedish workers regarding the risk of hearing lossEva B Svensson
National Institute for Working Life, Program of Technical Hygiene, Umea, Sweden
Int J Audiol 43:585-93. 2004..These issues must be addressed to make HPD use more effective...
- Music exposure and audiological findings in Brazilian disc jockeys (DJs)Lorayne Santos
Department of Communication Disorders, Universidade Tuiuti do Paraná, Brazil
Int J Audiol 46:223-31. 2007..Music exposure was associated with temporary and permanent auditory dysfunction among professional DJs...