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Integrating Drug Testing Into A Pretrial Services System: 1999 Update Nancy E. Gist

Integrating Drug Testing Into A Pretrial Services System: 1999 Update

Nancy E. Gist

Published February 1st 1999
ISBN : 9780788188558
Paperback
139 pages
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Describes how to integrate drug testing into a jurisdictions pretrial services system. Several technological developments in drug testing have recently been advanced, including the expansion of hand-held devices to test for drug use & the intro.MoreDescribes how to integrate drug testing into a jurisdictions pretrial services system. Several technological developments in drug testing have recently been advanced, including the expansion of hand-held devices to test for drug use & the intro. of the sweat patch. Includes the latest info. on 2 problems that are of great concern to programs that test urine for drug use — flushing the system through fluid loading, & specimen adulteration. Both have the capacity to mask drug use, & sophisticated means to detect them have been developed. Describes a paperless chain of custody process developed by the D.C. Pretrial Services Agency.