The first guide to cover aspects of voice loss from an occupational health perspective, this reference covers procedures to detect, assess, and prevent voice loss in schools, industrial facilities, and other workplace environments, as well as covers occupational groups at risk and risk factors for developing voice loss-analyzing various chemical, environmental, psychological, and medical causes of this potentially work-related condition.
Foreword. How Voice is Produced. Scale of the Problem and Groups at Risk. Aetiology of Voice Disorders. Assessment and Diagnosis of Voice Disorders. Prevention and Treatment. Medicolegal Issues. Resources/Self-Help Groups/Further Information. Appendices