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Comments on TTS as a predictor of noise-induced hearing loss
  1. Jos H A M Verbeek
  1. Correspondence to Dr Jos H A M Verbeek, Cochrane Occupational Safety and Health Review Group, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, PO Box 93, Kuopio 70701, Finland; jos.verbeek{at}

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Dear Sir,

With great interest, I read the study by Moshammer et al1 on the use of temporary threshold shift (TTS) as a predictor of noise-induced hearing loss. Many compliments for the authors for publishing longitudinal data on an important problem. In spite of years of hearing loss research, there are very few follow-up studies. However, I do not think that their …

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