[Proposals of rational procedures for certifying occupational voice disorders].

Katedry i Kliniki Foniatrii i Audiologii Akademii Medycznej, Poznaniu.
Medycyna pracy (Impact Factor: 0.39). 02/2001; 52(1):35-8.
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ABSTRACT Following a long period of experience acquired in assessing occupation-related voice disorders, the proposals of objective measures, facilitating the certification of occupational disease of the voice organ in accordance with the binding legal regulations, are presented. The importance of documentary evidence of at least two years of treatment and phoniatric rehabilitation is stressed. A need to prevent occupation-related voice disorders through phoniatric diagnostic procedures is highlighted.

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