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Drug-related deaths in Sweden – Estimations of trends, effects of changes in recording practices and studies of drug patterns


This report provides a detailed description of drug-related mortality in Sweden. The report provides a basis for an expert meeting in Stockholm in September 2016 as part of a project on drug-related mortality initiated by EU drugs agency EMCDDA.

Main subject: 

drug harms

Additional information: 

Other reports from this EMCDDA project on deaths are available at: EMCDDA assessment of drug-induced death data and contextual information in selected countries