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Simulated Dive Study for Healthy Adults
Protocol: STUDY00008213
Full Title
Detecting ethanol intoxication and impairment using wearable biosensors
Description
The University at Buffalo (UB) Department of Emergency Medicine is conducting a study for volunteers that have been accepted to participate in police academy wet lab training sessions. The goal of the study is to determine if a wearable watch can detect if the wearer is intoxicated and impaired from drinking alcohol. Based on the results from the study, researchers may be able to develop a new way for people to recognize when they are impaired by alcohol.

During a study visit, participants will complete surveys, wear the watch, and complete sobriety tests. Participants will receive a $25 Tim Hortons gift card for completing all study requirements.
Compensation: Yes
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Compensation may include cash, checks, gift cards, debit cards, or incentives like gift baskets, technology items, or merchandise.
Eligibility
Adults over the age of 18 years old Have volunteered and been accepted to participate in police academy wet lab training sessions Speak English
Age Group: Adults
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