Suicide and drug-related mortality following occupational injury.

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Summary of "Suicide and drug-related mortality following occupational injury."

Drug overdoses and suicides have been rising since 2000 and are major contributors to a 3-year decline in US life expectancy. Studies suggest that injured workers have elevated rates of depression and opioid use, but no studies have measured excess mortality related to these risks.


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Name: American journal of industrial medicine
ISSN: 1097-0274


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