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Lyness, James R (2009) Cocaine: recent trends in Northern Ireland. The Ulster Medical Journal , 78 , (2) , pp. 94-8.

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A review of autopsy reports in cases in which cocaine featured in the cause of death in Northern Ireland revealed that there were 18 deaths between 1(st) January 1999 and 31(st) December 2007. Analysis revealed an increasing incidence of these deaths during the study period and this is compared to national statistics and those published by local drug addiction services and police.

 

Item Type:Article
Date:May 2009
Page Range:pp. 94-8
Publisher:The Ulster Medical Society
Volume:78
Number:2
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Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:B Substances > Cocaine
VA Geographic area > Europe > Northern Ireland
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Population dynamics > Substance related mortality / death

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