Prevalence of Alcohol in Blood Samples From Traffic Accident Cases in Turkey


AKGÜR S. A. , ERTAŞ H. , ALTINTOPRAK A. E. , Ozkan M., KİTAPÇIOĞLU G.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY, vol.32, no.2, pp.136-139, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 32 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2011
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/paf.0b013e3182186f07
  • Title of Journal : AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.136-139

Abstract

Alcohol is one of the main causes of traffic accidents worldwide. With a population of 70 million, 12 million vehicles, and 18 million drivers (16% women), Turkey is one of the European countries that has a high incidence of road traffic accidents.