Po752 Drug Intoxication With A View To Suicide In The Years 2011-2013

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Elli Linardoutsou1, Ioannis Gkaitartzakis2, Christos Verras2, Rigas Paparigopoulos2, Stavros Antonopoulos2 e Heleni Helioti2
1General Hospital of Piraeus Tzaneio; 2Tzaneio General Hospital
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PURPOSE: Aim of the study was the estimate of cases with drug intoxication with the view to suicide in the years 2011-2013.
MATERIAL-METHODS: We studied 320 incidents who were hospitalized in a Department of Internal Medicine for drug intoxication. Data were analysed according to age, gender, professional employment and psychiatric assessment about the cases of the suicide attempt.
RESULTS: Of the 320 people who were hospitalized, the 67% were women and 33% were men, mean age 50,534,5 years and 5033 years respectively. The 66,7% of women were aged CONCLUSION: Our results show that the drug intoxication with the view to suicide involve in the majority of cases people under 45 years old in both sexes. The unemployed hold the largest percentage in both sexes while the socio-economic problems and psychiatric disorders feature prominently in suicide attempts.
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PO752 DRUG INTOXICATION WITH A VIEW TO SUICIDE IN THE YEARS 2011-2013
Keywords: 
drug intoxication,suicide attempts