Opioid-related emergency room visits 57% higher in Alberta than Ontario: report

Global News Edmonton, November 16, 2016

“It is heart-wrenching to see the numbers,” she said. “But while these numbers are high, the actual numbers are still far greater… There are various situations where people overdose and in many cases they don’t make it to the hospital so they would not have been captured in these statistics.” MSTH Petra Schulz in her interview with Global News.

Opioid-related emergency room visits 57% higher in Alberta than Ontario: report