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  1. Various mechanisms of death and their possible association with alcoholism.

    Article - En anglais

    Alcoholics who died because they were run over by trains, by precipitation, or were smoking in bed, were compared with a group of controls.

    A higher number of alcoholics were run over by trains, the manner of death most often being suicide.

    There was a significantly higher number of controls who fell from a height.

    The manner of death in the group'smoking in bed'was more often accidental and occurred more frequently in alcoholics.

    Preventive measures are suggested.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Alcoolisme, Epidémiologie, Suicide, Accident, Chute, Typologie, Mort, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Alcoholism, Epidemiology, Suicide, Accident, Fall, Typology, Death, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 96-0320354

    Code Inist : 002B18C05B. Création : 10/04/1997.