The below investigations are medical and laboratory tests commonly used to assess worker’s fitness


Urinalysis

Parent Category: Fitness for Work

A urinalysis (UA), also known as routine and microscopy (R&M), is an array of tests performed on urine, and one of the most common

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Lung Function Tests

Parent Category: Fitness for Work

 

Spirometry and PEFR

 Spirometry, the most common type of pulmonary function test (PFT), is used to screen workers for their ability to perform certain tasks

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Colour vision test

Parent Category: Fitness for Work

 Color vision tests check the ability to distinguish colors, are used to screen applicants for jobs in fields where color perception is essential, such as pilots,

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Chest x ray

Parent Category: Fitness for Work

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Chest x-rays are noninvasive diagnostic studies to aid in the diagnosis of lung disease, cardiac conditions,

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Audiometry - PTA

Parent Category: Fitness for Work

Pure-tone audiometry is a behavioral test used to measure hearing sensitivity. This measure involves the peripheral and central auditory systems. Pure-tone thresholds (PTTs)

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