OBJECTIVE With changed consumer behaviour in the drug scene the psychiatric complications with the derivates of amphetamine increase. In some regions methamphetamin is particularly common. Flashbacks, which can be triggered by psychosocial stress, as well as the age of the usually young patients lead to the differential diagnosis of schizophrenia. METHODS… (More)
OBJECTIVE AND METHOD In our paper we report about drug mortality in Bavaria in the years 1990 up to 2002, using statistical trend tests (Spearman rho, Kendall tau). RESULTS We observed an increase of deaths by illegal drugs in Bavaria as whole, on the other hand also decreases in different parts of the country.