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Simple Spirometry Test

A simple test used to help diagnose and monitor certain lung conditions by measuring how much air you can breathe out in one forced breath. It's carried out using a device called a spirometer, which is a small machine attached by a cable to a mouthpiece.

Diffusion Capacity (DLCO) Test

Assesses how well a tracer gas in inspired air can cross from the air into the blood. The test measures the absorption of a low concentration of carbon monoxide in inhaled air by hemoglobin in red blood cells that circulate through pulmonary capillaries.

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Body Plethysmography Test, (body box)

A pulmonary (lung-related) function test that determines how much air is in your lungs after you take in a deep breath. It also measures the amount of air left in your lungs after you exhale as much as you can.

Fit Test

According to OSHA, “a 'fit test' tests the seal between the N95 mask's, or respirator's, facepiece and your face.” It typically takes 15-20 minutes to complete and should be performed when this type of mask is first used and then at least annually.' That way, it can be replaced with another mask with appropriate fit.

Some Industries that may request the Fit Test:

  • Industrial Hygiene / Health & Safety

  • Public Works / Construction

  • Oil & Gas

  • Healthcare & Occupational Health

  • Environmental & LDAR

  • Emergency Response & Hazmat

  • Government & Military

  • Mining

  • Clean Room & Semiconductor

  • Chemical & Manufacturing

  • Academic Research

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