Archive for April, 2014

More on Breath Testing for Drugs – It is Coming

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2014 Posted in Breath Tests, Driving under the Influence of Drugs, PBT's | No Comments »

A roadside breath test for cocaine, marijuana, and other drugs may not have arrived in your state yet, but it is coming. Using a commercially available breath sampler, Swedish ... Read more..

GERD’s First Cousin: Another Problem with Breath Tests

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 Posted in Breath Tests, Uncategorized | No Comments »

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and laryngopharyngeal reflux (LPR) are somewhat similar diseases that seem to be reaching epidemic proportions. Millions of Americans suffer from their sequelae, ranging from subtle ... Read more..

Quick Look at Continuing Breath Alcohol Test Problems

Thursday, April 10th, 2014 Posted in Breath Tests, Chemical Test, Intox 5000 | No Comments »

It is now well established that a subject’s manner and mode of breathing just prior to providing breath for analysis can significantly alter the concentration of alcohol in the breath ... Read more..

Roadside Saliva Tests for Drugs- Coming Soon

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 Posted in Chemical Test, Driving under the Influence of Drugs | No Comments »

The Federal Government is stepping up its focus on drugged driving and the use of roadside tests of saliva to screen for drugs. The Office of National Drug ... Read more..

More on Hospital Blood Tests for Alcohol

Saturday, April 5th, 2014 Posted in Blood Test | No Comments »

In an enzymatic test, the type customarily performed when a patient is brought into the emergency room at a hospital, the analysis for alcohol concentration is typically performed on serum ... Read more..