TITLE

Alcohol-related deaths high in Ireland

AUTHOR(S)
Collier, Roger
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/6/2011, Vol. 183 Issue 12, pE793
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that 672 people died from alcohol-related poisoning in Ireland from 2004 to 2008 based from the report by the Health Research Board (HRB) released on July 12, 2011.
ACCESSION #
65927936

 

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