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Chapter 2 Specimens for Drugs-of-Abuse Testing

@inproceedings{Kadehjian2017Chapter2S,
  title={Chapter 2 Specimens for Drugs-of-Abuse Testing},
  author={Leo J. Kadehjian},
  year={2017}
}
A wide variety of body fluid specimens have been utilized for analysis for the presence of drugs of abuse. Urine has been and remains the most widely used body fluid specimen for routine testing for drugs of abuse, but several alternative specimens are establishing their place as suitable for drug testing. Hair, sweat, and oral fluid have reached a sufficient level of scientific credibility to be considered for use in the federally regulated workplace drug-testing programs. Each specimen… 

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