The scourge of methamphetamine: impact on a level I trauma center.

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BACKGROUND Methamphetamine (METH) use is associated with high-risk behavior and serious injury. The aim of this study was to assess the impact of METH use in trauma patients on a Level I trauma center to guide prevention efforts. METHODS A retrospective registry-based review of 4,932 consecutive trauma patients who underwent toxicology screening at our… (More)

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@article{Swanson2007TheSO, title={The scourge of methamphetamine: impact on a level I trauma center.}, author={Sophia M Swanson and Carol Beth Sise and Michael J. Sise and Daniel I Sack and Troy Lisa Holbrook and Gabrielle M. Paci}, journal={The Journal of trauma}, year={2007}, volume={63 3}, pages={531-7} }