blood alcohol

blood alcohol

The amount of alcohol in the blood expressed as a quantity per given volume of blood. Blood alcohol levels are often expressed in milligrams of alcohol per 100 millilitres of blood.
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A woman in upstate New York was charged with a DWI for driving with a blood alcohol level well above the legal limit.
A new national report calls for lowering the legal blood alcohol concentration for drivers nationwide, with the goal of preventing drunken-driving deaths in the United States.
After drinking, blood alcohol levels increase much faster and reach higher levels than what would be expected before surgery, explained study leader Marta Yanina Pepino.
KARACHI -- The spokesman of the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) in a statement issued here on Sunday referred to a news item in the media regarding the unacceptable level of blood alcohol and lactate in the blood sample of Captain Asmat Mehmood, the pilot in command of M/s Shaheen Air International flight No.
Karachi -- This refers to a news item In the media regarding the unacceptable level of blood alcohol and lactate In the blood sample of Captain Asmat Mehmood, the pilot in command of M/s Shaheen Air International flight No.
In a letter to the Health Ministry, the ATK said that while it has no difficulty preparing reports when drivers have a blood alcohol level of more than one promille or less than 0.
With a new anti-drunk driving act signed into law, the Department of Health and other related agencies will now have to determine the specific threshold level for blood alcohol contents, according to Malacanang.
Summary: A new study on how mixers affect blood alcohol levels has created the ultimate diet-conscious, social drinker's dilemma.
Restek's Rtx-BAC Plus 1 and Rtx-BAC Plus 2 columns for blood alcohol testing separate all critical compounds, including ethanol, methanol, acetone, tert-butanol (IS), acetaldehyde, isopropanol and 1-propanol (IS) in <2 min.
Alyas Yousaf Khokhar, 21, of Hamilton, was charged with driving with a blood alcohol level over 80 mg.
His blood alcohol level--tested twice, because they didn't believe the first reading--measured .
In the most recent of these surveys, just over 12% of weekend nighttime drivers had a detectable blood alcohol level.