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Social Determinants of Mortality of COVID-19 and Opioid Overdose in American Rural and Urban Counties

Description
Highlights a study on the social determinants of health that correlate with high COVID-19 and opioid overdose mortality in rural and urban counties. Breaks down county data by median income, unemployment, and healthcare workforce, among other factors.
Author(s)
Yuhui Zhu, Zhe Fei, Larissa J. Mooney, et al.
Citation
Journal of Addiction Medicine, 16(1), e52-e55
Date
02/2022
Type
Document
Tagged as
Health disparities · Illicit drug use · Infectious diseases · Mortality · Prescription drug misuse · Public health · Rural-urban differences · Social determinants of health · Statistics and data