TITLE

Don't use medical excuses to escape breathalyser, MDs warn

PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;01/15/97, Vol. 156 Issue 2, p157
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the Ontario Medical Association's warning to motorists who are caught drinking and driving against trying to use medical problems as an excuse to escape breathalyser tests in Ontario. Medical information related to a patient's refusal to give a breath sample.
ACCESSION #
9704191392

 

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