11. Comprehensive Toxicological and Forensic Drug Screening by LC/TOF-MS

  1. Imma Ferrer Research Scientist and
  2. E. Michael Thurman Director
  1. Ilkka Ojanperä Laboratory Director,
  2. Anna Pelander and
  3. Suvi Ojanperä

Published Online: 11 JUL 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470429969.ch11

Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173

Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173

How to Cite

Ojanperä, I., Pelander, A. and Ojanperä, S. (2009) Comprehensive Toxicological and Forensic Drug Screening by LC/TOF-MS, in Liquid Chromatography Time-of-Flight Mass Spectrometry: Principles, Tools, and Applications for Accurate Mass Analysis, Volume 173 (eds I. Ferrer and E. M. Thurman), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470429969.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Center for Environmental Mass Spectrometry (CEMS), Department of Civil, Environmental and Architectural Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Forensic Medicine, University of Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 JUL 2008
  2. Published Print: 18 MAR 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470137970

Online ISBN: 9780470429969

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Keywords:

  • comprehensive toxicological and forensic drug screening;
  • level OF LC/TOF-MS performance required for screening;
  • LC/TOF-MS screening for designer drugs in seized samples

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Comprehensive Toxicological and Forensic Drug Screening

  • The Level of LC/TOF-MS Performance Required for Screening

  • Urine Drug Screening by LC/TOF-MS

  • Drug Screening in Alternative Matrices by LC/TOF-MS

  • LC/TOF-MS Screening for Designer Drugs in Seized Samples

  • Conclusions

  • References