[Public expenditure caused by the consumption of illicit drugs in Germany].

@article{Mostardt2010PublicEC,
  title={[Public expenditure caused by the consumption of illicit drugs in Germany].},
  author={Sarah Mostardt and Stephanie Floeter and Ana Neumann and Juergen Wasem and Tim Pfeiffer-Gerschel},
  journal={Gesundheitswesen (Bundesverband der Arzte des Offentlichen Gesundheitsdienstes (Germany))},
  year={2010},
  volume={72 12},
  pages={886-94}
}
AIM A scientifically based overview of public expenditures related to illicit drugs was lacking for Germany. The aim of the present project is to carry out for the first time a comprehensive estimation of direct (labelled and non-labelled) expenditures of the government and the social insurance funds related to the use of illicit drugs in Germany for the year 2006. METHODS Depending on the respective financing bodies, different ways of data collection were required. Data on drug-related… CONTINUE READING