Forensic Drug Abuse Advisor.
Taglined "The Definitive Information Source for Medical, Legal, and Substance Abuse Professionals, Forensic Drug Abuse Advisor goes to 1,000 physicians, attorneys and toxicologists. The ten-year-old newsletter covers the latest scientific discoveries in drug abuse, workplace testing federal regulations, and the law. Issue reviewed contained articles on the accuracy of on-site testing, recent studies of hallucinogens and stimulants, the relationship between MDMA ("Ecstasy") and blood concentrations, the U.S. Navy's efforts to detect heroin, sweat patch testing, and proposals to decriminalize heroin in order to forstall deaths from impure drugs. Many of the articles are digested from other periodicals and all of them conclude with the editors' comments.
Format: 8 pp., saddle stitched, 3-hole punched, printed black on glossy white, teal nameplate and accents. Staff Published by Forensic Drug Abuse Advisor Inc.; Donna Leonti, publisher and research editor; Steven B. Karch, MD, editor; Sara Morabito, associate editor. Data: Founded 9/89; circulation 1000; 10x, $197/year.