Medical Screening and Surveillance
Cadmium: Medical Evaluation of Renal Effects of Cadmium Exposures - Brief
Isocyanates: Do You Have Work-Related Asthma? A Guide for You and Your Doctor Fact Sheet
Screening and Surveillance: A Guide to OSHA Standards
Spirometry Testing in Occupational Health Programs: Best Practices for Healthcare Professionals
Spirometry: OSHA/NIOSH Spirometry InfoSheet
A spirometry breathing test shows how well you can move air in and out of your lungs. Testing may be performed on workers who perform jobs that may cause exposure to possible lung hazards, are physically demanding, or require wearing a respirator. The test shows how well you can move air in and out of your lungs. Spirometry testing is required for some workers by OSHA standards.
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