Alcohol-related litigation typically pertains to arrests of drinking drivers, but also includes industrial accidents, public transport accidents, and violent crimes. Even so, the medical and legal aspects of alcohol are complex topics due to many different components present in alcohol-related cases. This book covers many important topics including alcohol and the law, biochemistry of alcohol, physiology and alcohol, blood, urine, other fluid and tissue specimens for alcohol analyses, analysis for alcohol in postmortem specimens, computer tools for body alcohol evaluation, breath as a specimen for analysis for ethanol and other low molecular weigh alcohols. The wealth of information presented in this book makes it an invaluable resource when investigating and litigating cases involving alcohol.... Systems Corp., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Alert J4X.ec, PBA 3000C CMI, Inc., Owensboro, KY Intoxilyzer, 200, 200 D, 300, 400, 400 PA, 1400, 5000, 5000 CD, 5000 CD/FG5, 5000 EN, 5000 (CAL DOJ), 5000 VA, 8000, ... RBT III, RBT III- A, RBT IV, Intox EC/IR, Intox EC/IR-2, Portable Intox EC/IR Life-Loc, Inc. Wheat Ridge, CO PBA 3000 B, PBA 3000 C, ... Although accurate, they have seen limited products list (Table 20.7) are approved and accept- use; however, as evidentiaryanbsp;...
|Title||:||Medical-legal Aspects of Alcohol|
|Author||:||James C. Garriott, William Henry Anderson|
|Publisher||:||Lawyers and Judges Publishing - 2003|