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    <10 mg/dl converted to blood alcohol level

  • #2
    Originally posted by Beverly Jones View Post
    <10 mg/dl converted to blood alcohol level
    0.01%, just move ecimal

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    • #3
      If medical chart says, "[patient name] … very intoxicated … ETOH 387 !" what is that patient's BAC?

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      • #4
        Originally posted by Philip View Post
        If medical chart says, "[patient name] … very intoxicated … ETOH 387 !" what is that patient's BAC?
        You move the decimal 3 places to the left.
        EtOH 387 = 0.387 BaC

        Google searching tells me EtOH over 300-400 is potentially fatal.
        https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/2090019-overview

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