Alcohol-related mortality in Spain.

  title={Alcohol-related mortality in Spain.},
  author={J L Y{\'a}{\~n}ez and Ma del Carmen del R{\'i}o and Francisco Javier Ayala Alvarez},
  journal={Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research},
  volume={17 2},
Alcohol-related mortality and years of potential life lost in Spain in 1986 have been studied according to the official statistics with regard to the population mortality in our country. 6.1% of the deaths in Spain in 1986 were related to alcohol consumption, mainly caused by malignant neoplasm (26.0%), digestive diseases (23.6%), and unintentional injuries (21.1%). Mean potential years of life lost for alcohol-related deaths until 65 was 7.3. Unintentional injuries were responsible for the… CONTINUE READING