Hearing Loss

Basu N, Clarke E, Green A, Calys-Tagoe B, Chan L, Dzodzomenyo M, Fobil J, Long R, Neitzel R, Obiri S, Odei E, Ovadje L, Quansah R, Rajaee M, Wilson M. Integrated Assessment of Artisanal and Small-Scale Gold Mining in Ghana—Part 1: Human Health Review. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2015;12(5):5143-5176. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120505143. PMCID: PMC4454960.

Burk A, Neitzel RL. An exploratory study of noise exposures in educational and private dental clinics. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene.. 2016;13(10):741-746. 10.1080/15459624.2016.1177646PMCID: PMC4992430.

Burns KN, Sun K, Fobil JN, Neitzel RL. Heart Rate, Stress, and Occupational Noise Exposure among Electronic Waste Recycling Workers. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2016;13(1):140. doi: 10.3390/ijerph13010140. PMCID: PMC4730531.

Cantley LF, Galusha D, Cullen MR, Dixon-Ernst C, Rabinowitz PM, Neitzel RL. Association between ambient noise exposure, hearing acuity, and risk of acute occupational injury. Scandinavian Journal of Work, Environment & Health. 2015;41(1):75-83. doi: 10.5271/sjweh.3450. PMCID: PMC4337395.

Cantley LF, Galusha D, Cullen MR, Dixon-Ernst C, Tessier-Sherman B, Slade MD, Rabinowitz PM, Neitzel RL. Does tinnitus, hearing asymmetry, or hearing loss predispose to occupational injury risk? International Journal of Audiology. 2015;54(Supplement 1):S30-S36. doi: 10.3109/14992027.2014.981305. PMCID: PMC4342233.

Choi Y-H, Miller JM, Tucker KL, Hu H, Park SK. Antioxidant vitamins and magnesium and the risk of hearing loss in the US general population. The American Journal of Clinical Nutrition. 2014;99(1):148-155. doi: 10.3945/ajcn.113.068437. PMCID: PMC4441318.

Gershon RRM, Sherman MF, Magda LA, Riley HE, McAlexander TP, Neitzel R. Mass transit ridership and self-reported hearing health in an urban population. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine. 2013;90:262-275. doi: 10.1007/s11524-012-9734-2. PMCID: PMC3675713.

Green A, Jones AD, Sun K, Neitzel RL. The Association between Noise, Cortisol and Heart Rate in a Small-Scale Gold Mining Community—A Pilot Study. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2015;12(8):9952-9966. doi: 10.3390/ijerph120809952. PMCID: PMC4555322.

Hammer MS, Swinburn TK, Neitzel RL. Environmental noise pollution in the United States: developing an effective public health response. Environmental Health Perspectives. 2014;122(2):115-119. doi: 10.1289/ehp.1307272. PMCID: PMC3915267.

Hammer MS, Fan Y, Hammer SS, Swinburn TK, Weber M, Weinhold D, Neitzel RL. Applying a novel environmental health framework theory (I-ACT) to noise pollution policies in the United States, United Kingdom, and the Netherlands. Journal of Environmental Planning and Management. 2017:1-22. doi: 10.1080/09640568.2017.1385448.

Kerr MJ, Neitzel RL, Hong O, Sataloff RT. Historical review of efforts to reduce noise-induced hearing loss in the United States. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2017;60(6):569-577. doi: 10.1002/ajim.22627.

Kheirbek I, Ito K, Neitzel R, Kim J, Johnson S, Ross Z, Eisl H, Matte T. Spatial Variation in Environmental Noise and Air Pollution in New York City. Journal of Urban Health: Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine. 2014;91(3):415-431. doi: 10.1007/s11524-013-9857-0. PMCID: PMC4074330.

Lewis RC, Gershon RRM, Neitzel RL. Estimation of permanent noise-induced hearing loss in an urban setting. Environmental Science & Technology. 2013;47(12):6393-6399. doi: 10.1021/es305161z. PMCID: PMC4336188.

McAlexander TP, Gershon RRM, Neitzel RL. Street-level noise in an urban setting: assessment and contribution to personal exposure. Environmental Health. 2015;14(1):18. doi: 10.1186/s12940-015-0006-y. PMCID: PMC4350859.

McCullagh MC, Banerjee T, Cohen MA, Yang JJ. Effects of interventions on use of hearing protectors among farm operators: A random controlled trial. International Journal of Audiology. 2016;55(Suppl 1):S3-S12. doi: 10.3109/14992027.2015.1122239. PMCID: PMC4740201.

McCullagh MC, Banerjee T, Yang J. Protocol of a test of hearing health education programs for farm and rural youth. BMC Public Health. 2015;15(1):1061. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-2393-y. PMCID: : PMC4609087

McCullagh M, Banerjee T, Yang J, Bernick J, Duffy S, Redman R. Gender differences in use of hearing protection devices among farm operators. Noise and Health. 2016;18(85):368-375. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.195803.

McCullagh MC, Frank K. Addressing adult hearing loss in primary care. Journal of Advances Nursing. 2013;69(4):896-904. doi: 10.1111/j.1365-2648.2012.06078.x.

McCullagh MC, Ronis DL. Protocol of a randomized controlled trial of hearing protection interventions for farm operators. BMC Public Health. 2015;15(1):399. doi: 10.1186/s12889-015-1743-0. PMCID: PMC4412111.

McCullagh MC, Rosemberg MA. Social Desirability Bias in Self-Reporting of Hearing Protector Use among Farm Operators. The Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 2015;59(9):1200-1207. doi: 10.1093/annhyg/mev046. PMCID: PMC4643611.

McCullagh MC, Sanon M-A, Cohen MA. Strategies to enhance participant recruitment and retention in research involving a community-based population. Applied Nursing Research: ANR. 2014;27(4):249-253. doi: 10.1016/j.apnr.2014.02.007. PMCID: PMC4147021.

Mosites E, Neitzel R, Galusha D, Trufan S, Dixon-Ernst C, Rabinowitz P. A comparison of an audiometric screening survey with an in-depth research questionnaire for hearing loss and hearing loss risk factors. International journal of audiology. 2016;55(12):782-786. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2016.1226520.

Neitzel R, Roberts B, Sayler S, Cheng W, Mukherjee B. Progress in assessing and limiting occupational noise exposures in the United States. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2018. doi: 10.1121/1.5035826.

Neitzel RL, Andersson M, Andersson E. Comparison of multiple measures of noise exposure in paper mills. Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 2016;60(5):581-596. doi: 10.1093/annhyg/mew001.PMCID: PMC4879593.

Neitzel RL, Crollard A, Dominguez C, Stover B, Seixas NS. A mixed-methods evaluation of health and safety hazards at a scrap metal recycling facility. Safety Science. 2013;51(1):432-440. doi: 10.1016/j.ssci.2012.08.012.

Neitzel RL, Galusha D, Dixon-Ernst C, Rabinowitz PM. Methods for evaluating temporal trends in noise exposure. International Journal of Audiology. 2014;53 Suppl 2:S76-83. doi: 10.3109/14992027.2013.857438. PMCID: PMC4067129.

Neitzel RL, Heikkinen MSA, Williams CC, Viet SM, Dellarco M. Pilot study of methods and equipment for in-home noise level measurements. Applied Acoustics. 2016;102:1-11. doi: 10.1016/j.apacoust.2015.08.018. PMCID: PMC4820284.

Neitzel R, Hong O, Quinlan P, Hulea R. Pilot task-based assessment of noise levels among firefighters. International Journal of Industrial Ergonomics. 2013;43(6):479-486. doi: 10.1016/j.ergon.2012.05.004. PMCID: PMC3891787.

Neitzel RL, Hammer MS, Swinburn TK. Assessing hazardous noise pollution in the United States. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 2015;137(4):2279-2279. doi: 10.1121/1.4920314.

Neitzel RL, Long RN, Sun K, Sayler S, von Thaden TL. Injury Risk and Noise Exposure in Firefighter Training Operations. The Annals of Occupational Hygiene. 2016;60(4):405-420. doi: 10.1093/annhyg/mev088. PMCID: PMC4829339.

Neitzel RL, Svensson EB, Sayler SK, Ann-Christin J. A comparison of occupational and nonoccupational noise exposures in Sweden. Noise Health. 2014;16(72):270-278. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.140503.

Neitzel RL, Swinburn TK, Hammer MS, Eisenberg D. Economic Impact of Hearing Loss and Reduction of Noise-Induced Hearing Loss in the United States. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research. 2017;60(1):182-189. doi: 10.1044/2016_JSLHR-H-15-0365.

Rabinowitz PM, Galusha D, Dixon-Ernst C, Clougherty JE, Neitzel RL. The dose-response relationship between in-ear occupational noise exposure and hearing loss. Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2013;70(10):716-721. doi: 10.1136/oemed-2011-100455. PMCID: PMC4075944.

Rabinowitz P, Cantley LF, Galusha D, Trufan S, Swersey A, Dixon-Ernst C, Ramirez V, Neitzel R. Assessing Hearing Conservation Program Effectiveness. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine. 2017. doi: 10.1097/jom.0000000000001125.

Roberts B, Kardous C, Neitzel R. Improving the Accuracy of Smart Devices to Measure Noise Exposure. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Hygiene. 2016;13(11):840-846. doi: 10.1080/15459624.2016.1183014. PMCID: PMC5017896.

Roberts B, Sun K, Neitzel RL. What can 35 years and over 700,000 measurements tell us about noise exposure in the mining industry? International journal of audiology. 2017;56(sup1):4-12. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2016.1255358. PMCID: PMC5712437.

Rosemberg MA, McCullagh MC, Nordstrom M. Farm and rural adolescents’ perspective on hearing conservation: Reports from a focus group study. Noise Health. 2015;17(76):134-140. doi: 10.4103/1463-1741.155836. PMCID: PMC4465111.

Sayler SK, Rabinowitz PM, Cantley LF, Galusha D, Neitzel RL. Costs and effectiveness of hearing conservation programs at 14 US metal manufacturing facilities. International Journal of Audiology. 2018;57(sup1):S3-S11. doi: 10.1080/14992027.2017.1410237.

Swinburn TK, Hammer MS, Neitzel RL. Valuing Quiet: An Economic Assessment of U.S. Environmental Noise as a Cardiovascular Health Hazard. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2015;49(3):345-353. doi: 10.1016/j.amepre.2015.02.016. PMCID: PMC4819987.

Viet SM, Dellarco M, Dearborn DG, Neitzel RL. Assessment of Noise Exposure to Children: Considerations for the National Children’s Study. Journal of Pregnancy and Child Health. 2014;1:105. doi: 10.4172/jpch.1000105. PMCID: PMC4390126.