The aim of this study was to investigate the relationship between time after hospital discharge and drug-related death (DRD) and suicide among drug users in Scotland, while controlling for potential confounders.
- drug-related death
- record-linkage study
- drug users
Merrall, E. L. C., Bird, S. M., & Hutchinson, S. (2013). A record-linkage study of drug-related death and suicide after hospital discharge among drug treatment clients in Scotland, 1996-2006. Addiction, 108(2), 377-384. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1360-0443.2012.04066.x