DRUGS AND DRIVING: A RESEARCH REVIEW
The report presents the results of a study of the relationship between drugs (other than alcohol alone) and highway safety. The state of the art of current research is examined. Conclusions and recommendations for future action and research are made. Topics examined include epidemiological studies, experimental studies, analytical methods for measurement of drug presence, measurement of drug effects on behavior, and legal constraints on drug/driving research and countermeasure development.
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- See also PB-264 179. Also available in set of 3 reports PC E10, PB-264 177-SET.
Indiana University, BloomingtonInstitute for Research in Public Safety
Bloomington, IN United States 47401
Washington, DC United States 20590
- JOSCELYN, K B
- Maickel, R P
- Publication Date: 1977-1
- Pagination: 109 p.
- TRT Terms: Behavior; Countermeasures; Crash injury research; Crashes; Drivers; Drug use; Drugs; Epidemiology; Highway safety; Human factors engineering; Legal factors; Meetings; Prevention; Research; Safety; State of the art studies; Therapy; Tolerance (Physiology); Traffic safety
- Uncontrolled Terms: Drug therapy
- Old TRIS Terms: Drug tolerance
- Subject Areas: Highways; Law; Research; Safety and Human Factors; Security and Emergencies;
- Accession Number: 00151770
- Record Type: Publication
- Source Agency: National Technical Information Service
- Report/Paper Numbers: DOT-HS-802-189 Final Rpt.
- Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-4-00994
- Files: NTIS, NTL, TRIS, USDOT
- Created Date: Apr 27 1977 12:00AM