Características sociales de salud en urgencias de la Clínica Universitaria Bolivariana (Medellín–Colombia) por intoxicación con sustancias psicoactivas

Alejandro Estrada Acosta, Natalia Salazar González, Laura Zuluaga Acosta, Matilde Alvarez, Hellen Lucia Castañeda Palacio, Tatiana López Gallego

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    Resumen

    Introduction: the chronic use of psychoactive substances causing harm to the physical health which sometimes can be severe and merits inquiry the emergency services. Methods: retrospective descriptive study that described the sociodemographic and health of people who consulted urgency intoxicated by psychoactive substance characteristics. The convenience sample and consisted of 100 medical records. Results: the analysis found that those most consulted were men, the most consumed substance was alcohol followed by two or more substances, the day was over on Sunday. Most drugs were administered, the venous fluids and painkillers. Conclusions: alcohol intoxication was the most common, the most common psychiatric medical history were the most frequent symptoms were dehydration and gastrointestinal upset. (English) [ABSTRACT FROM AUTHOR]
    Idioma originalEspañol (Colombia)
    Páginas (desde-hasta)1408-1417
    Número de páginas10
    PublicaciónInvestigaciones Andina
    Volumen17
    N.º31
    EstadoPublicada - 1 ago. 2015

    Palabras clave

    • Condiciones Sociales.>>>Poisoning
    • Intoxicación
    • Perfil de Salud
    • Profile of Health and Social Conditions.>>>Envenen
    • Psic...
    • Psicotrópicos
    • Psychotropic

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    • Artículos de investigación con calidad A2 / Q2

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