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Risk Factors for Drug Overdose and Poisoning Incidents

Risk Factors

In Utah, the top five circumstances observed in prescription opioid deaths were substance abuse problem, physical health problem, current mental health problem, history of alcohol or substance abuse, and history of suicide attempts. Source: Utah Department of Health Violence and Injury Prevention Program, Prescription Opioid Deaths in Utah, 2015 Fact Sheet [http://health.utah.gov/vipp/pdf/RxDrugs/PDODeaths2015.pdf] (accessed 1/14/2017)

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Content updated: Thu, 12 Oct 2017 16:38:05 MDT