[Nonoxidative metabolites of ethanol as a markers of recent alcohol drinking].

@article{Cylwik2007NonoxidativeMO,
  title={[Nonoxidative metabolites of ethanol as a markers of recent alcohol drinking].},
  author={Bogdan Cylwik and Lech Chrostek and Maciej Szmitkowski},
  journal={Polski merkuriusz lekarski : organ Polskiego Towarzystwa Lekarskiego},
  year={2007},
  volume={23 135},
  pages={235-8}
}
Alcoholism is one of the most frequent dependences among people. The early detection of alcohol abuse could allow for faster introduction of treatment makes essential diagnostic problem. Many biochemical laboratory markers of low consumption, abuse or alcohol dependence have been introduced for several last years. However, the routinely used laboratory tests require an improvement in the diagnostic sensitivity and specificity. Their clinical utility is limited by half-life in biological fluids… CONTINUE READING