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Table 4 Excess mortality for different causes of death

From: Five-year mortality after acute poisoning treated in ambulances, an Emergency outpatient clinic and hospitals in Oslo

  Ambulance Outpatient Hospital Total
  SMR CI SMR CI SMR CI SMR CI
Cardiovascular 3.6 (2.2–5.8) 3.1 (1.8–5.2) 1.9 (0.8–2.9) 2.7 (1.9–3.5)
Cancer 1.2 (0.6–2.3) 1.4 (0.8–2.6) 0.9 (0.5–1.8) 1.2 (0.8–1.7)
Suicide 4.6 (2.2–9.6) 3.9 (1.7–8.7) 11.8 (7.5–18.5) 6.8 (4.8–9.6)
Accident 36.1 (26.5–45.7) 18.9 (13.0–27.4) 15.2 (8.4–22.0) 23.9 (19.2–28.6)
Total 11.6 (9.4–13.7) 9.9 (8.0–12.2) 5.9 (4.6–7.1) 8.6 (7.6–9.6)
  1. SMR: Age and sex adjusted standardized mortality rate.
  2. SMRs was not calculated for the 80 patients dying of other causes.
  3. Excess mortality among the 2045 patients treated for acute poisoning at different health care levels in Oslo in 2003.