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A case-crossover study of acute alcohol use and suicide attempt
Objective: Several studies have shown that acute alcohol use is associated with suicidal behavior, but the magnitude and nature of the relationship remain unclear. We report a study on the impact of acute alcohol use on ...
The criteria for causation of alcohol in violent injuries based on emergency room data from six countries
This paper is based on data using similar methods collected from patients at 30 emergency rooms (ERs) in six countries. These data were analyzed with the goal of determining whether alcohol is a likely cause of violence ...
Early alcohol or tobacco onset and transition to other drug use among students in the State of Morelos, Mexico
In this study, we explored if patterns in the transition from alcohol/tobacco in the Mexican State of Morelos, Mexico are similar to those observed in other countries. Methods: The data were from a representative sample ...
Screening for drug use disorders in the emergency department: performance of the rapid drug problems screen (RDPS)
Little research is available on brief screening instruments for identify those meeting diagnostic criteria for drug dependence or abuse. A brief, four-item screening instrument, called the rapid drug problems screen (RDPS), ...
The risk of intentional injury with acute and chronic alcohol exposures: A case-control and case-crossover study
Objective: Alcohol is associated with intentional injury, but most studies have operationalized it as alcoholism and have not examined acute exposure. The study aimed to clarify the relative contributions of drinking over ...