Utilization of Emergency Department Data for Drug Overdose Surveillance in North Carolina
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Harmon, K. J., Proescholdbell, S., Marshall, S., & Waller, A. (2014). Utilization of Emergency Department Data for Drug Overdose Surveillance in North Carolina. Online Journal of Public Health Informatics, 6(1). https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v6i1.5200

Abstract

The United States is in the midst of a drug overdose epidemic, primarily due to opioid analgesics. Emergency department data are an important source of morbidity data for public health surveillance. This population-based study will describe visits to North Carolina emergency departments for drug, and more specifically, opioid overdoses.
https://doi.org/10.5210/ojphi.v6i1.5200
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