This profile discusses ED visits related to alcohol. The information provided in this profile summarizes unweighted data from a subset of 17 hospitals that have completed data abstraction on all ED visits related to alcohol from January through August 2020.
This profile discusses substance-related ED visits before and during the response to COVID-19. The information provided below summarizes weekly unweighted data from a subset of 30 hospitals that fully participated in data abstraction from the first week of January through August 2020.
This is a preliminary report on the Drug Abuse Warning Network (April 2019-October 2020). The Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) is a nationwide public health surveillance system administered by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration’s (SAMHSA’s) Center for Behavioral Health Statistics and Quality (CBHSQ). DAWN captures data on...
This short report uses data from the AHRQ Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (HCUP-NEDS) to assess the prevalence of underage alcohol misuse–related emergency department (ED) visits. Changes in the trends of alcohol-only and drug and alcohol-combination ED visits by age, gender and time are examined.
This report presents facts about substance use among adults age 65 and older, including information on substance use on an average day, receipt of substance use treatment, and emergency department (ED) visits. This paper draws upon three SAMHSA data collections: the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), the...
This issue of The CBHSQ Report presents facts about substance use among young adults, including initiation, receipt of treatment, and emergency department visits for substance use \