[Epidemiological approach to acute poisoning in Asturias].

@article{Ramos1991EpidemiologicalAT,
  title={[Epidemiological approach to acute poisoning in Asturias].},
  author={R Barraca de Ramos and L Alonso Calo and Francisco del Busto Prado and A Ibarra Pel{\'a}ez and J M Men{\'e}ndez Fern{\'a}ndez and Ana {\'A}lvarez Garc{\'i}a},
  journal={Revista de sanidad e higiene publica},
  year={1991},
  volume={65 1},
  pages={53-60}
}
Two hundred and twenty cases of acute overdoses are revised using a specific protocol. We have found a larger number of cases of overdoses to exist in women (62.73%), at an average of 32 years of age, the typical deviation being that of 15.8. Intentional overdoses are predominant (80%), 55.1% using benzodiazepines. The abuse of one sole drug (67.3%) is greater in comparison to combining drugs sole drug (67.3%) is greater in comparison to combining drugs with alcohol (10.2%). The treatment most… CONTINUE READING