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Erschienen in: Forensic Toxicology 1/2021

08.11.2020 | COVID-19 | Letter to the Editor Zur Zeit gratis

Is COVID-19 the current world-wide pandemic having effects on the profile of psychoactive substance poisonings?

verfasst von: Bruno Pereira dos Santos, Giovanna Cristiano de Gouveia, Sarah Eller, Ana Miguel Fonseca Pego, Viviane Cristina Sebben, Tiago Franco de Oliveira

Erschienen in: Forensic Toxicology | Ausgabe 1/2021

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Recent times have shown an increasing number of intoxication cases, resulting in damaging public health issues all around the globe, and Brazil is not an exception [ 1]. Most of the cases observed denoted the use of psychoactive substances, such as recreational drugs and medication for psychiatric use [ 2]. Currently, with the COVID-19 pandemic, both strict lockdown and general social distance rules have been recommended. The application of such public health control measures resulted in personal behavior alterations, considering that, during quarantine, individuals find themselves deprived of any social interactions, which can ultimately modulate the profile of poisonings [ 3]. …
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Titel
Is COVID-19 the current world-wide pandemic having effects on the profile of psychoactive substance poisonings?
verfasst von
Bruno Pereira dos Santos
Giovanna Cristiano de Gouveia
Sarah Eller
Ana Miguel Fonseca Pego
Viviane Cristina Sebben
Tiago Franco de Oliveira
Publikationsdatum
08.11.2020
Verlag
Springer Singapore
Schlagwort
COVID-19
Erschienen in
Forensic Toxicology / Ausgabe 1/2021
Print ISSN: 1860-8965
Elektronische ISSN: 1860-8973
DOI
https://doi.org/10.1007/s11419-020-00558-3