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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Pfab, R; Eyer, F; Jetzinger, E; Zilker, T 
Title:
Cause and motivation in cases of non-fatal drug overdoses in opiate addicts. 
Abstract:
INTRODUCTION: Drug overdose (OD) is a frequent incident among opiate addicts. Survivors of ODs are at risk for additional and eventually fatal ODs. ODs may be classified as accidental (aOD) or deliberate (dOD). Investigations into the connection between OD and suicide attempts have led to insconsistent results. PURPOSE: (1) to determine how many non-fatal ODs were dODs and how many were aODs; (2) to determine how many cases of dODs were motivated by explicit or by ambivalent suicidal intentions...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Clin Toxicol (Phila) 
Year:
2006 
Journal volume:
44 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
255-9 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1556-3650 
TUM Institution:
Toxikologische Abteilung