U.S. National Poison Data System (NPDS) Annual Reports
Entry ID: NPDS_Poison

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Summary
Abstract: AAPCC produces the NPDS Annual Report giving statistics and information on all the poisonings in a calendar year. The report is available to the general public to be downloaded for free and is usually made public the December following the close of a calendar year. This means the 2010 NPDS Annual Report will be released around December of 2011. You can download any of the reports linked here free of charge. <http://www.aapcc.org/dnn/NPDSPoisonData/NPDSAnnualReports.aspx>

The NPDS Annual Report has three basic sections of information: general charts and statistics, a section of individual fatality listings, and a section listing demographic profile of single-substance exposure cases by generic category.

Purpose: NPDS holds more than 50 million poison exposure case records, with more than two million new records added each year. It is also a robust and modern system - holding many types of technical medical information that is searchable in many ways. NPDS contains exposure cases dating back to 1985. Today, information and human exposure case data is continually uploaded to NPDS from all the poison ... View entire text
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Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1983-01-01
Stop Date: 2009-01-01
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Data Center
American Association of Poison Control Centers Supplemental Info
Data Center URL: http://www.aapcc.org/dnn/default.aspx

Data Center Personnel
Name: AMERICAN ASSOCIATION OF POISON CONTROL CENTERS (AAPCC)
Phone: 703-894-1858
Fax: 703-683-2812
Email: info at aapcc.org
Contact Address:
515 King Street Suite 510
City: Alexandria
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 22314
Country: United States
Personnel
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Phone: 703-894-1858
Fax: 703-683-2812
Email: info at aapcc.org
Contact Address:
515 King Street Suite 510
City: Alexandria
Province or State: Virginia
Postal Code: 22314
Country: United States
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2011-07-05
Last DIF Revision Date: 2011-08-26
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