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Whats included in a physical?
Elements of a Physical Exam It measures important vital signs -- temperature, blood pressure, and heart rate -- and evaluates your body using observation, palpitation, percussion, and auscultation. Observation includes using instruments to look into your eyes, ears, nose, and throat.
What does a Texas DOT drug test consist of?
The DOT drug testing will look for opiates, such as morphine, codeine, heroin and methadone, as well. Finally, drivers will be tested for the use of amphetamines and methamphetamines (Ecstasy, MDMA, Speed, etc.). Some opiate-based pain relievers may register on a DOT drug test.
What to include in a physical?
In general, the standard physical exam typically includes: Vital signs: blood pressure, breathing rate, pulse rate, temperature, height, and weight. Vision acuity: testing the sharpness or clarity of vision from a distance. Head, eyes, ears, nose and throat exam: inspection, palpation, and testing, as appropriate.
Do they test your urine for drugs during a physical?
Very often, a routine urinalysis is part of a general physical exam. A routine urinalysis does not detect drugs of abuse. A special drugs-of-abuse screening test is used to detect the presence of those substances.
How much does a DOT physical cost in Texas?
$95.00. We know how important it is to complete your medical and physical health examination and stay certified to drive. No driver wants to be downgraded because he or she couldnt complete the physical health exam.
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