The evolution of the epidemic of charcoal-burning suicide in Taiwan: a spatial and temporal analysis.
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An epidemic of carbon monoxide poisoning suicide by burning barbecue charcoal has occurred in East Asia in the last decade. We investigated the spatial and temporal evolution of the epidemic to assess its impact on the epidemiology of suicide in Taiwan.
addresses: Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom.
notes: PMCID: PMC2794367
types: Journal Article; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
Copyright: © 2010 Chang et al. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
PLoS Medicine, 2010, Vol. 7, Issue 1, pp. e1000212 -
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