Ron House

MD, FRCPC, MSc, DIH

Associate Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute

Biography

Dr. Ron House is an Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health at the University of Toronto and an Associate Scientist at the Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute of St. Michael’s Hospital.

Selected Publications:

Cha J, Smukler SR, Chung Y, House R, Bogoch II. Increase in use of protective earplugs by rock and roll concert attendees when provided for free at concert venues. Int J Aud 2015;54(12):984-986.2.

Bodley T, Nurmohamed S, Holness L, House R, Thompson A. Healthcare barriers for workers with hand-arm vibration syndrome. Occup Med (Lond) 2015;65:154-156.

House R, Wills M, Liss G, Switzer-McIntyre, Lander L, Jiang D. The effect of hand-arm vibration syndrome on quality of life. Occup Med (Lond) 2014;64(2):133-135.

Eger T, Thompson A, Leduc M, Krajnak K, Goggins K, Godwin A, House R. Vibration induced white-feet: what you need to know about foot-transmitted vibration. Work 2014; 47(1):101-110.

House R, Wills M, Liss G, Switzer-McIntryre S, Lander L, Jiang D. The DASH Work Module in workers with hand-arm vibration syndrome. Occup Med (Lond). 2012;62(6):448-450.

Thompson A, Turcot A, Youakim S, House R. Compensation of Hand-arm vibration syndrome in Canada. The International Journal of Social Security and Workers Compensation 2012;3(1):21-29.

Leduc, Eger T, Godwin A, Dickey JP, House R. Examination of vibration characteristics and reported musculoskeletal discomfort for workers exposed to vibration via the feet. Journal of Low Frequency Noise, Vibration and Active Contol 2011;30(3):197-206.

House R, Jiang D, Thompson A, Eger T, Krajnak K, Sauve J, Schweigert M. Vascular abnormalities in the feet of workers assessed for HAVS. Occup Med (Lond) 2011;61(2):115-120.

House R, Thompson A. Clinical assessment of HAVS: controversies in diagnosis and measurement. Canadian Acoustics 2011;39(2):78-79.

House R, Sauve J, Jiang D. Noise-induced hearing loss in construction workers being assessed for hand-arm vibration syndrome. Can J Pub Health 2010;101:226-229.

 

Affiliations & Other Activities

  • Northern Ontario School of Medicine, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
  • Associate Professor Emeritus, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Toronto
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