The Analysis of Drugs of Abuse: A Systematic Approach / Edition 1

The Analysis of Drugs of Abuse: A Systematic Approach / Edition 1

by Michael D. Cole
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471492531

ISBN-13: 9780471492535

Pub. Date: 05/09/2003

Publisher: Wiley

Presenting new developments in sampling and drug profiling, this book also provides practical information on how to carry out analysis, what the results mean and how they can be used as court evidence and for drugs intelligence purposes.

* Includes case-studies with full data and spectra, helping readers to identify substances
* Accessibly organized by class

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Presenting new developments in sampling and drug profiling, this book also provides practical information on how to carry out analysis, what the results mean and how they can be used as court evidence and for drugs intelligence purposes.

* Includes case-studies with full data and spectra, helping readers to identify substances
* Accessibly organized by class of compound
* Contains an up-to-date list of the newest drugs

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471492535
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
05/09/2003
Series:
Analytical Techniques in the Sciences (AnTs) * Series, #10
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
7.74(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.35(d)

Table of Contents

Series Preface.

Preface.

Acronyms, Abreviations and Symbols.

About the Author.

Introduction to Drug Trends, Control, Legislation and Analysis.

Amphetamine and Related Compounds.

The Analysis of LSD.

Cannabis sativa and Products.

Diamorphine and Heroin.

Cocaine.

Products from Catha edulis and Lophophora williamsii.

The Analysis of Psilocybin and Psilocin from Fungi.

The Analysis of Controlled Pharmaceutical Drugs - Barbiturates and Benzodiazepines.

Current Status, Summary and Conclusions.

Appendix 1. Presumptive (Colour) Tests.

Appendix 2. Less-Common Controlled Substances.

Responses to Self-Assessment Questions.

Bibliography.

Glossary of Terms.

SI Units and Physical Constants.

Periodic Table.

Index.

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