Determination of endogenous ethanol in blood and breath by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry

@article{Jones1983DeterminationOE,
  title={Determination of endogenous ethanol in blood and breath by gas chromatography-mass spectrometry},
  author={A. Wayne Jones and G{\"o}ran M{\aa}rdh and Erik E. {\"A}ngg{\aa}rd},
  journal={Pharmacology Biochemistry and Behavior},
  year={1983},
  volume={18},
  pages={267-272}
}
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