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Croatian Registry of Treated Psychoactive Drug Abusers
Registar osoba liječenih zbog zlouporabe psihoaktivnih droga

Topic
Health and Performance
Relevance for this Topic
Country Croatia
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Governance

Contact information

Dr. Dragica Katalinic / Department of Epidemiology
Croatian National Institute of Public Health
Rockefellerova 7
10000 Zagreb
Croatia
Phone: +38514863240
Fax: +38514683011
Email: dragica.katalinic(at)hzjz.hr
Url: http://www.hzjz.hr/publikacije/ovisnici2011.pdf

Timeliness, transparency

Data is available within one year of collection.

Type of data


Registry

Type of Study


Longitudinal survey

Data gathering method

Registries


Access to data

Conditions of access


Free access


Up to one year


Aggregated tables


Excel


Data is available in English and Croatian.


Coverage


Data has been collected every year until 2012.


1999


Stratification by county, age, sex, diagnosis


Registry


NUTS-1, NUTS-3


Individual age for each treated psychoactive drug abusers


Psychoactive drug abusers and addicts


The data cover only treated psychoactive drug abusers. The data source allows for a detailed study.


• Izvješće o osobama liječenim zbog zlouporabe psihoaktivnih droga u Hrvatskoj u 2011


Linkage


The International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems, 10th Revision (ICD-10)


A common variable is patient ID.


Data quality


Incomplete data


NA


NA


Applicability


The report is only available in Croatian, but it is a stable and harmonized data source.


  • The information about this dataset was compiled by the author:
  • Marcel Leppee
  • (see Partners)