SELF-EVALUATION OF PERFORMANCE AND THE ABILITY TO DISCRIMINATE BLOOD ALCOHOL CONCENTRATIONS

Social drinkers who had been trained to discriminate their blood alcohol concentrations (BAC) tended to predict greater impairment of performance while drinking than did untrained controls, although their actual performance on coding tasks did not differ. It is suggested that training in BAC discrimination may enhance caution and concern about behavioral impairment while drinking.

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    Rutgers University, New Brunswick

    Edward J. Bloustein School of Planning and Public Policy
    33 Livingston Avenue
    New Brunswick, NJ  United States  08901
  • Authors:
    • Vogel-Spratt, M
  • Publication Date: 1975-1

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  • Features: Figures; References; Tables;
  • Pagination: p. 1-10
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  • Accession Number: 00096152
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Source Agency: Highway Safety Research Institute
  • Report/Paper Numbers: #(74) 2001-04C
  • Contract Numbers: DOT-HS-077-1-100
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Jul 15 1975 12:00AM