Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps
A Doctor will be with you shortly
Ask a Doctor Now
165 Doctors are Online

Detection of smoking habit during health check up - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
User rating for this question
Very Good Posted in: General Health
Answered by

General & Family Physician
Practicing since : 2004
Answered : 37 Questions

Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   i need to get a health check for my new job, and im a smoker. is it likely that i wont pass?
Doctor :   It depends on what are the tests
Doctor :   are there physical tests too?
User :   im not too sure, all i was told is that it is to check that im not suffering from any illnesses or disease...
Doctor :   Ok
Doctor :   usualy smoking cannot be predicted on tests
Doctor :   unless it is spirometry
Doctor :   and you have some compromise of lung function
Doctor :   It is important for you to know few things
Doctor :   I wish to say some points to you
User :   ok
Doctor :   I need some information about you
User :   such as?
Doctor :   Please provide these details: Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight.
Question is related to
Diseases and Conditions
Lab Tests
© Ebix, Inc. All Rights Reserved.
All the information, content and live chat provided on the site is intended to be for informational purposes only, and not a substitute for professional or medical advice. You should always speak with your doctor before you follow anything that you read on this website. Any health question asked on this site will be visible to the people who browse this site. Hence, the user assumes the responsibility not to divulge any personally identifiable information in the question. Use of this site is subject to our Terms & Conditions
Already Rated.
Your rating:

Ask a Doctor