ERIC Number: ED102443
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974-Jul
Reference Count: 0
Methods for the Detection of Drugs of Abuse in Body Fluids: An Overview. Series 24, No.1.
National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information.
The increasing use and abuse of a variety of drugs have resulted in the nationwide growth of many programs for the detection and treatment of drug abuse. The purpose of developing drug detection methods has been to provide physicians, therapists, and others involved with drug users an objective means to determine and measure drug usage. This report provides an indepth look into the background of such methods of detection and reviews those in current use. (Author/PC)
Descriptors: Drug Abuse, Drug Therapy, Evaluation Methods, Medical Evaluation, Scientific Methodology, Social Problems, State of the Art Reviews
National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information, P.O. Box 1908, Rockville, Maryland 20850
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Inst. on Drug Abuse (DHEW/PHS), Rockville, MD. National Clearinghouse for Drug Abuse Information.
Note: Prepared by Donald R. Wesson Associates