Effects of ethanol on psychomotor performance.


Three separate doses of alcohol (0.2, 0.4 and 0.8 g kg-1) were given to eight volunteers and compared with the effects of a placebo. The order of administration was randomized and the study performed double-blind. A battery of psychometric tests sensitive to central nervous system depression was repeatedly performed for 3.5 h. Alcohol, even in the highest… (More)


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@article{Fagan1987EffectsOE, title={Effects of ethanol on psychomotor performance.}, author={Debra Fagan and Brian Tiplady and Dolores B. Scott}, journal={British journal of anaesthesia}, year={1987}, volume={59 8}, pages={961-5} }