Trends in Emergency Department Visits Involving Mental and Substance Use Disorders, 2006-2013
Reports on emergency department visits involving three categories of behavioral health disorders: substance use disorders; depression, anxiety or stress reactions; and psychoses or bipolar disorders. Figure 4 and Table 4 provide data on each type of visit based on the location of patient residence for metropolitan, micropolitan, and noncore (rural) areas.
Audrey J. Weiss, Marguerite L. Barrett, Kevin C. Heslin, Carol Stocks
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Depression · Emergency department and urgent care services · Mental health · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Stress and stress disorders · Substance abuse