This article discusses blood alcohol analysis, breath alcohol analysis, and saliva analysis, as well as quality assurance. Blood sampling and sample retention is covered, as well as endogenous alcohol, alcohol analysis-enzymatic oxidation, and gas chromatography. Breath alcohol tests are discussed and regulatory and legal developments in the area are noted. Quantitative evidential breath alcohol analyzers are reviewed as well as necessary scientific safeguards. Passive alcohol sensors are also noted.

  • Corporate Authors:

    Brain Information Service

    California University, Center for Health Science
    Los Angeles, CA  United States  90024
  • Authors:
    • Dubowski, K M
  • Publication Date: 1986-4

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  • Accession Number: 00496185
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: National Highway Traffic Safety Administration
  • Report/Paper Numbers: HS-039 785
  • Files: HSL, USDOT
  • Created Date: Aug 31 1990 12:00AM