[Drunken driver examinations. CD-transferrin is a valuable marker of alcohol consumption].

@article{Kristenson1998DrunkenDE,
  title={[Drunken driver examinations. CD-transferrin is a valuable marker of alcohol consumption].},
  author={Hans Kristenson and Jan O Jeppsson},
  journal={Lakartidningen},
  year={1998},
  volume={95 13},
  pages={1425-6, 1429-30}
}
The article reports findings in a study of 198 subjects attending a psychiatric out-patient clinic, with known or suspected high alcohol consumption during a 12-month period, about half of whom had had their driving licences revoked. The level of carbohydrate-deficient transferrin (CDT) was found to be a valuable marker of alcohol consumption, and a useful… CONTINUE READING