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Specimen Occupational Health Multiple Choice Question (for undergraduates)

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2. In investigating a case of possible work related illness: 

(a) it is always essential to remove the patient from the workplace under suspicion before commencing investigation 

(b) exposure to an agent at a level below its legal occupational exposure limits excludes it as a cause of ill-health 

(c) laboratory tests of function of a target organ are the most specific way of reaching a diagnosis 

(d) an occupational history further back than 30 years may be needed 

(e) enquiries about symptoms or illness in other workers should be pursued



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