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Drug and Opioid-Involved Overdose Deaths — United States, 2017–2018

Description
Examines drug overdose deaths involving all opioids, prescription opioids, heroin, and synthetic opioids other than methadone. Includes data by county urbanization level for metropolitan and nonmetro counties.
Author(s)
Nana Wilson, Mbabazi Kariisa, Puja Seth, et al.
Citation
MMWR (Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report), 69(11), 290-297
Date
03/2020
Type
Document
Organization
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Tagged as
Illicit drug use · Mortality · Prescription drug abuse · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data