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Why and when to use oral fluid testing

April 27, 2020

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Today's podcast will cover why and when to use oral fluid testing. Some key topics shared will include:

 

  • What is oral fluid testing?
  • Comparison of oral fluid testing to other methods of testing
  • The benefits of oral fluid testing?
  • Some of the drugs oral fluid testing can identify?
    • How are the drugs identified?
    • How is the sample collected?
  • Discussion on some of the key collection issues

The episode features Les Edinboro, PhD, Quest Diagnostics executive science director, toxicology and drug monitoring, and Jeff Gudin, MD, senior medical advisor, Quest Diagnostics drug monitoring. 

You may download a PDF version of this presentation here >>
Download the oral fluid specimen collection instructions PDF here >>
Download the oral fluid testing brochure PDF here >>

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