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Occupational Hearing Loss Second Edition

Author : Robert Thayer Sataloff
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This second edition of the standard reference in the field has been entirely rewritten and updated to reflect the latest methods for the diagnosis and treatment of hearing loss, and the most recent practices in initiating a hearing conservation programme.;Maintaining and enhancing the comprehensive presentation of the first edition, Occupational Hearing Loss: explicates specific problems of occupational hearing loss and hearing conservation, and the principles of measuring hearing loss; shows how to establish damage risk criteria; summarizes the problems of hearing conservation in the diving industry; offers an expanded list of questions to be used when taking the histories of patients with otological complaints; explaines the audiogram and its interpretation, including information about masking, and updates computerized audiometry; supplies new information about brain stem evoked-response audiometry, acoustic emission testing and other special hearing tests; delineates the causes of conductive hearing loss and their management; and discusses legislative and compensatory aspects of hearing loss, and gives in-depth information about calculating hearing impairment.;With over 1000 literature citations, tables and figures, Occupational Hearing Loss should be of use to to occupational physicians, audiologists, health and safety engineers, industrial hygienists, otolaryngologists, residents, trial attorneys, judges, and upper-level undergraduate and graduate students in these disciplines.

CURRENT Diagnosis Treatment in Family Medicine Second Edition

Author : Jeannette South-Paul
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The most convenient, authoritative overview of family medicine and primary care-completely updated and expanded! Up-to-the-minute, evidence-based advice, including complementary and alternative treatments where appropriate Recommendations for both immediate and ongoing management strategies Numerous algorithms, charts, and tables Developmental organization with sections on infants and children, adolescents, adults, and the elderly Easy-to-follow format for disease-specific chapters NEW! Increased coverage of heart disease, emergency medicine topics, and more NEW! Review of the most recent competency requirements of culture medicine and health disparities NEW! Chapters on genetics and pharmacogenomics in clinical practice

Voice Science Second Edition

Author : Robert Thayer Sataloff
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Voice Science, Second Edition was designed to provide speech-language pathologists and other members of the voice team with a thorough grounding in the anatomical, physiological, and mechanical aspects of voice production, as well as an introduction to cutting-edge research in voice science. This book is a valuable asset for teachers and students in communication sciences, as well as otolaryngologists, speech-language pathologists, singing and voice teachers, and professional voice users. An explosion of new knowledge has occurred in our time in the field of voice. The voice is one of our most critical communication tools. Therefore, voice disorders have a large impact on daily life for a great number of people. The interdisciplinary expertise of numerous authors has been invaluable in the preparation of this text. The book opens with introductory information about the physics of sound, and it goes on to discuss the anatomy and physiology of the voice, including neuroanatomy and the mechanics of vocal fold aging. It ends with chapters on voice care, exercise physiology, and forensic voice care. New to this edition: New chapters on topics such as laryngeal development and on exercise physiology, which is critical to understanding voice training and rehabilitation.Substantial additions to chapters on medical genetic issues, clinical anatomy and physiology, and processing of musical information.References have been updated throughout to reflect the current literature.A selection of new authors who provide an interdisciplinary approach.Many chapters have been rewritten extensively to include the most recent information. Voice Science, Second Edition is ideal for speech-language pathology students and clinicians and is suitable for classroom use as well as for reference.

Treatment of Voice Disorders Second Edition

Author : Robert Thayer Sataloff
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Treatment of Voice Disorders, Second Edition presents the entire range of behavioral, medical, and surgical voice treatment options from the perspective of a variety of specialist practitioners with exceptional breadth and clarity. As suggested in the opening chapter, contemporary treatment of voice disorders draws on interdisciplinary expertise, and the book is true to that perspective. The team approach to voice treatment is realized through the contributions of laryngologists, speech-language pathologists, singing voice specialists, nurses, physiotherapists, acting voice trainers, and others. The reader will find discussion of various treatment procedures, including surgical, pharmacological, and behavioral. This text presents essential information that allows for the effective interaction of various specialties. For example, behavioral specialists can draw on the information that is given on surgery, trauma and injury, and medications. This book is at once a template for team-based treatment and a deep informational resource for treatment alternatives. Its scope and depth make it a book that the voice specialist will want to keep close at hand. New to this edition: New content on topics such as technology in the studio and pedagogy for children.Many topics have been expanded to highlight current practices, to include information published since the previous edition, and to present current management approaches.Chapters have been rewritten extensively to include the most current techniques and to reflect the latest beliefs and practices, as well as the most recent information from the evolving literature in this field.Chapter 16 on nutrition has been completely rewritten and includes important changes in criteria and strategy, reflecting developments in nutritional science over the past decade.New material on topics such as choral pedagogy for geriatric singers, laryngeal manipulation, and cosmetic procedures and their implications for voice professionals. Treatment of Voice Disorders, Second Edition is ideal for speech-language pathology students and clinicians and is suitable for classroom use as well as for reference. It is an essential volume for anyone concerned with voice disorders.

Clinical Assessment of Voice Second Edition

Author : Robert Thayer Sataloff
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In Clinical Assessment of Voice, Second Edition, Dr. Sataloff brings together a dynamic group of professionals who share his interdisciplinary philosophy of voice care. They provide an introduction to medical diagnostics and special problems with professional performers and voice users and offer a rare look at the assessment procedures used by the top voice care teams in the world. Clinical Assessment of Voice, Second Edition, includes chapters written by individuals with specialties in laryngology, teaching of singing and acting, voice science, and speech-language pathology, nursing, and acoustics. Starting with an extensive case history and following with the physical examination, the objective documentation in the voice laboratory, and the latest diagnostic imaging with laryngeal computed tomography and strobovideolaryngoscopy, the chapters delineate the possible diagnoses and treatment approaches that currently represent the state of the art in assessment of voice disorders. Added is current information on the medical-legal evaluation, now ever more important for the professional performer. New to this edition: New chapters on high-speed digital imaging, evolution of technology, magnetic resonance imaging, pediatric voice disorders, and thyroid disorders.Many chapters have been rewritten extensively to include the most recent practices and techniques, as well as updated references.Discussion of a large number of studies that were not addressed previously and a review of the latest literature, while also retaining classic literature.New information on topics such as measuring voice treatment outcomes, World Trade Center syndrome, and laryngeal effects of asbestos exposure.A selection of new authors who provide an interdisciplinary approach and valuable insights into the care of vocal performers. Clinical Assessment of Voice, Second Edition is ideal for speech-language pathology students and clinicians and is suitable for classroom use as well as for reference. For practicing otolaryngologists and speech-language pathologists, it is an invaluable guide for understanding the techniques for proper diagnosis and for organizing a plan of treatment. For singers and performers, knowledge of the assessment process is presented in a manner that allows them to determine what level of assessment they should pursue for the most current treatment.

Biohazards Management Handbook

Author : Daniel F. Liberman
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A reference that integrates the principles of biosafety with those of industrial hygiene, environmental health and safety, and occupational health, focusing on the practical aspects of biohazards management. This revised and expanded edition retains the same organizational structure as the first. Each chapter has been updated. The first two chapters, "Design of the Facility" and "Ventilation for Biomedical Research, Biotechnology, and Diagnostic Facilities" were rewritten to incorporate current standards, and Chapter 12, "Infectious/Medical Waste Management" has been rewritten to serve as a primer on the topic. Annotation copyright by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Digest and Decisions of the Employees Compensation Appeals Board

Author : United States. Employees' Compensation Appeals Board
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Noise Control Engineering Journal

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Hearing Loss

Author : Joseph Sataloff
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Medical Problems of Performing Artists

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Otolaryngology head and Neck Surgery Second Edition

Author : Charles William Cummings
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(Updates C9483 4 vol. 1993) Molec. biol/neck tumors/ otoacoustic emissions/rhytidectomy/mgmt of aging skin/etc.

Occupational Health and Safety Technical Assistance Manual

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Occupational Hearing Conservation

Author : Maurice H. Miller
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Proceedings of the International Tinnitus Seminar

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Aviation Space and Environmental Medicine

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Recent Advances in Occupational Health

Author : John Corbett McDonald
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Deafness in the Developing Countries

Author : Shabih Haider Zaidi
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Rehabilitation Literature

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Alerta bibliogr fico

Author : Companhia de Tecnologia de Saneamento Ambiental (São Paulo, Brazil). Biblioteca
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What Did You Say

Author : Monique E. Hammond
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What Did You Say? is the book author Monique Hammond wishes she had when she was coping with and trying to understand her own sudden hearing loss. Weaving together her story with a wealth of information--causes of and types of hearing loss, audiology tests, hearing instruments and listening devices, support groups and organizations, resources and checklists, to name a few-- Hammond's wisdom and insight is invaluable, and her story is one that needs to be shared.This newly revised second edition provides its readers with:* Noise-induced hearing loss research news* Expanded Assistive Listening Device (ALD) and Hearing Loop information* Aural Rehabilitation for hearing aid and implant clients* News on implantable hearing devices (including cochlear, bone-conduction and others)* Over 50 new diagrams, pictures, charts and graphsWhat Did You Say? provides readers with the information to understand their conditions, be involved with their care, persevere, and become their own patient advocates.