Specific Medical Tests or Examinations Published in the Literature
for OSHA-Regulated Substances

Ammonia

CAS No: 7664-41-7

NOTE:
(1) Efficacy of Medical Tests has not been evaluated.
(2) NIOSH references include diagnostic, screening, and other tests.
(3) OSHA mandated medical tests, if any, are provided in BOLD on a yellow background.
(4) This HTML page was created from DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2005-11O. December 2004.
(5) If a medical test/examination contains multiple references, each is listed separately.

Editor(s) / Author(s)

Specific Medical Test(s)
or Examination(s)

Reference(s)


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


Blood Gas Analysis




Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.


US DHHS PHS CDC NIOSH and US DOL OSHA.


Chest X-ray




NIOSH/OSHA Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards DHHS (NIOSH) Pub No. 81-123; 88-118; Suppls. I-IV. 19811995.


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


Chest X-ray




Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


Electrocardiogram




Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.


Linch AL.


Expired Air




Biological Monitoring for Industrial Chemical Exposure Control. CRC Press. 1974.


US DHHS PHS CDC NIOSH and US DOL OSHA.


Pulmonary Function Tests

  • Forced Vital Capacity

  • Forced Expiratory Volume (1 sec)


NIOSH/OSHA Occupational Health Guidelines for Chemical Hazards DHHS (NIOSH) Pub No. 81-123; 88-118; Suppls. I-IV. 19811995.


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


Pulmonary Function Tests

  • Forced Vital Capacity

  • Forced Expiratory Volume (1 sec)


Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


Sputum Cytology




Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.


Proctor NH, Hughes JP.


White Blood Cell Count/Differential




Chemical Hazards of the Workplace. JB Lippincott Company. 1978.