Deaths from drug overdose and toxicity in Turkey 1997-2001


Colak B., Baser L., Yayci N., Etiler N., Inanici M. A.

AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY, cilt.27, sa.1, ss.50-54, 2006 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 27 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2006
  • Doi Numarası: 10.1097/01.paf.0000201108.24172.cf
  • Dergi Adı: AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.50-54

Özet

Turkey is located on the main overland connection between Asia and Europe, making the country potentially vulnerable to drug trafficking and its associated harms. The aim of the present study is to explore the frequency of all deaths from drug overdose and toxicity in Turkey and to describe some of the characteristics of these deaths.