35% of Injury-related ER Visits in Ghana Alcohol Related

“Those statistics highlight that injuries pose a global health concern,” says Ronald Maio, D.O., professor emeritus of emergency medicine, member of the University of Michigan Injury Center and senior author of a new paper examining injuries in a Ghanaian emergency department. “Additionally troublesome, 15 to 20 percent of injuries worldwide are attributable to alcohol use.”  See full news item here.

Publication Date: 
Friday, October 14, 2016
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