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Table 8 Different sites of patient admission among each type of poisoning

From: Retrospective study of addictive drug-induced acute toxicity of cases admitted to the Poison Control Centre of Ain Shams University Hospital (2015–2016)

Types of poisoning Patient orientation Total P value
ICU Observation Inpatient
N % N % N %
Alcohol 28 93.3 0 0 2 6.7 30 0.00001
BZs 41 43.6 8 8.5 45 47.9 94
Cannabis 22 12 8 4.4 153 83.6 183
Opiate 75 89.3 2 2.4 7 8.3 84
Tramadol 224 76.5 6 2 63 21.5 293
Tramadol and opiates 44 86.3 1 2 6 11.8 51
Tramadol and BZs 11 68.8 1 6.3 4 25 16
Tramadol and cannabis 7 58.3 0 0 5 41.7 12
Other combined toxicity 30 75 4 10 6 15 40
Total 482 60 30 3.7 291 36.3 803