Mortality amongst illicit drug users : epidemiology, causes, and intervention [E-Book] / Shane Darke, Louisa Degenhardt & Richard Mattick.
Darke, Shane, (author)
Degenhardt, Louisa, (author) / Mattick, Richard P., (author)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2007
1 online resource (xi, 191 pages)
International research monographs in the addictions
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Table of Contents:
  • Why illicit drug-related deaths matter
  • The global epidemiology of illicit drug use
  • Mortality amongst drug users
  • Mortality and drug overdose
  • Illicit dug use and disease
  • Mortality and suicide
  • Mortality and trauma
  • Reducing drug-related mortality
  • Summary and conclusions.