Tuesday, September 14, 2010

Important for California Lawyers - DUI breath test issues by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D.

Alcohol Breath Test
Paradigm Shift for the Alcohol Breath Test. by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Physiological Errors Associated with Alcohol Breath Testing, by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
"Alcohol Breath Test -- A Review" by Hlastala, MP.
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Invited Editorial on "The Alcohol Breath Test", by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D.
Breathing-Related Limitations to the Alcohol Breath Test, by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
The Impact of Breathing Pattern and Lung Size on the Alcohol Breath Test, by Michael P. Hlastala and Joseph C. Anderson. In Annals of Biomedical Engineering. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
The Alcohol Breath Test is Biased against Individuals with Smaller Lung Volume, by Michael P. Hlastala; in Law & Science 23(11): 1-5, 2008. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Breath Tests and Airway Gas Exchange, by Anderson, JC and MP Hlastala. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Field Sobriety Tests "Statistical Evaluation of Standardized Field Sobriety Tests", by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D., Nayak L. Polissar, Ph.D., and Steven Oberman, J.D. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
"Measuring airway exchange of endogenous acetone using a single-exhalation breathing maneuver", by Joseph C. Anderson, Wayne T. E. Lamm and Michael P. Hlastala. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
SCRAM* "The Kinetics of Transdermal Ethanol Exchange" by Joseph C. Anderson, Ph.D. and Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D.
"Justice Delayed is Justice Denied: Due Process Violations in SCRAM cases." DWI Journal: Law & Science 21(4): 1-6, 2006. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
DWI Journal, SCRAM
The Slope Detector The Slope Detector Does Not Always Detect the Presence of Mouth Alcohol, by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D., Wayne J.E. Lamm, M.A. and James Nesci, J.D.

Physiological Aspects
Physiological Laws of Alcohol Breath Testing, by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D. (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Breath Tests Don't Work Why Breath Tests of Blood-Alcohol Don't Work, by Michael P. Hlastala, Ph.D., prepared for DWI on Trial -- The Big Apple Seminar, May 25, 2001.