Michael P. Hlastala, PhD  Updated 07/05/2010

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Research Studies Dynamics of soluble gas exchange in the airways III. Single-exhalation breathing maneuver. by Steven C. George, Albert L. Babb, and Michael P. Hlastala.1993.  

Soluble gas exchange in the pulmonary airways of sheep. by Schimmel, Carmel, Susan L. Bernard, Joseph C. Anderson, Nayak L. Polissar, S. Lakshminarayan, and Michael P. Hlastala. 2003

Modeling soluble gas exchange in the airways and alveoli. by  Joseph C. Anderson, Albert L. Babb, and Michael P. Hlastala, 2003

Conducting airway gas exchange: diffusion-related differences in inert gas elimination. by Erik R. Swenson, H. Thomas Robertson, Nayak L. Pollisar, Mical E. Middaugh, and Michael P. Hlastala. 1992

Diffusion of nonelectrolytes in the canine trachea: effect of tight junction. by  Steven C. George, Albert L. Babb, Mark E. Deffebach, and Michael P. Hlastala. 1996

A fractal analysis of the radial distribution of bronchial capillaries around large airways. by Joseph C. Anderson, Albert L. Babb, and Michael P. Hlastala. 2005

Accurate measurement of blood alcohol concentration with isothermal rebreathing. by J. Ohlsson, D.D. Ralph, M.A. Mandelkorn, A. L. Babb, and M. P. Hlastala, 1990

Modeling steady-state inert gas exchange in the canine trachea. by Steven C. George, Jennifer E. Souders, Albert L. Babb, and Michael P. Hlastala. 1995

Tracheal gas exchange: perfusion-related differences in inert gas elimination. by Jennifer E. Souders, Steven C. George, Nayak L. Polissar, Erik R. Swenson, and Michael P. Hlastala. 1995


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.   (Requires Adobe Acrobat Reader)
Respiratory Physiology Textbook Physiology of Respiration by Hlastala and Berger -- Click the link to go to Amazon.com to purchase a copy. 

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*SCRAM:
Secure Continuous Remote Alcohol Monitor



 

 

 

 


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