Opioid poisonings land 16 Canadians in hospital each day on average, 53% jump over 10 yearsOpioid poisonings land 16 Canadians in hospital each day on average, 53% jump over 10 years

CBC News, September 16, 2017

'Frankly pathetic' record-keeping

"It's frankly pathetic in terms of understanding use and patterns of use," said Elaine Hyshka, an assistant professor at the School of Public Health at the University of Alberta and co-chair of the commission set up by the Alberta government to tackle the crisis.

Opioid poisonings land 16 Canadians in hospital each day on average, 53% jump over 10 years