Friday, March 2, 2012

Poisoning vs. Road Traffic Injuries as a Cause of Death in Rural Sri Lanka

Nice article by Michael Eddleston et al in PlosOne which says Poisoning bigger cause of Death than Road accidents in Rural (North Western Province) Sri Lanka.

Here is breakdown of the numbers of the biggest causes of death. Obviously most of the poisoning cases are self inflicted and the road deaths accidental. You can access and read the whole article here.

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