Alcohol , Traffic , and Chemical Testing in the United States : A R # { 233 } sum # { 233 } and Some RemainingProblems

@inproceedings{Mason2004AlcoholT,
  title={Alcohol , Traffic , and Chemical Testing in the United States : A R # \{ 233 \} sum # \{ 233 \} and Some RemainingProblems},
  author={Malia F. Mason and Kurt M. Dubowski},
  year={2004}
}
We give a r#{233}sum#{233} of “chemical testing” for alcohol in the United States in connection with traffic-law enforcement. Recent procedural and instrumental developments are briefly reviewed. Various factors involved in discrepancies between the results of analyses of near-simultaneous venous blood and breath specimens from the same subject are examined. Because the causes of these discrepancies cannot adequately be controlled in law-enforcement practice, we suggest that calculation of a… CONTINUE READING