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Nye psykoaktive stoffer kræver et paradigmeskifte i misbrugstestning i Danmark

Torben Breindahl1, Peter Hindersson1, Peter Derek Christian Leutscher2, 3 & Andreas Kimergård4 1) Klinisk Biokemisk Afsnit, Regionshospital Nordjylland 2) Center for Klinisk Forskning, Regions-hospital Nordjylland 3) Klinisk Institut, Aalborg Universitet 4) National Addiction Centre, Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology and Neuroscience, King’s College London Ugeskr Læger 2018;180:V07170564
Ugeskr Læger 2018;180:V07170564
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New psychoactive substances require a paradigm shift in drug testing in Denmark
The emergence of an increasing number of new psychoactive substances (NPS) on the drug market requires a paradigm shift in drug testing. Immunoassay screening needs to be replaced with highly specific and sensitive analytical methods based on chromatography and mass spectrometry to produce accurate results, promote health and patient safety and collect data on the prevalence of NPS use, impact on public health and clinical aspects of NPS in Denmark. Development and implementation of new analytical methods currently present a major challenge for both clinical and forensic laboratories.
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