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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. (1997) Literature review of studies of mortaility and feasibility study for a common methodology. Lisbon: European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction.

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This is the final report of the EMCDDA project 'Review of scientific studies of mortality among drug users and feasibility study for a common methodology for monitoring overall and cause-specific mortality among drug users in Member States.' The project was developed according to the following phases:
1. Collection of published studies on mortality among drug users;
2. Critical revision of the methods used and the results obtained in the selected studies;
3. Oganisation of a meeting to discuss the major issues to be taken into account for developing a standardized methodology to assess overall and cause-specific mortality rates among drug users in Member States of European Union;
4. Draft of a standardized protocol for a cohort mortality study among drug users in different European Countries.


Item Type
Report
Publication Type
International, Report
Drug Type
Opioid
Intervention Type
Prevention, Harm reduction
Date
1997
Pages
116 p.
Publisher
European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
Corporate Creators
European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction
Place of Publication
Lisbon
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Accession Number
HRB (Electronic Only)
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