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Table 3 All cause and overdose death before, during and after treatment during different calendar-periods (1997–1999, 2000–2002, 2003–2005 and 2006–2009); crude mortality rates (CMR) per 1000 person-years and 95% confidence interval

From: From restrictive to more liberal: variations in mortality among patients in opioid maintenance treatment over a 12-year period

  Pre treatment In treatment After treatment
n PY CMR (CI) n PY CMR (CI) n PY CMR (CI)
1997–1999
 Overdose 21 316 66.5 (38.1–94.9) 25 4566 5.5 (3.3–7.6) 24 553 43.4 (26.1–60.8)
 Non overdose 6 316 19.0 (3.8–34.2) 62 4566 13.6 (10.2–17.0) 21 553 38.0 (21.7–54.3)
 All causes 27 316 85.5 (53.2–117.7) 87 4566 19.1 (15.1–23.1) 45 553 81.4 (57.6–105.2)
2000–20,002
 Overdose 23 1025 22.4 (13.3–31.6) 58 9197 6.3 (4.7–7.9) 66 1729 38.2 (29.0–47.4)
 Non overdose 1 1025 1.0 (0–2.9) 78 9197 8.5 (6.6–10.4) 26 1729 15.0 (9.3–20.8)
 All causes 24 1025 23.4 (14.0–32.8) 136 9197 14.8 (12.3–17.3) 92 1729 53.2 (42.3–64.1)
2003–2005
 Overdose 13 1061 12.3 (5.6–18.9) 53 9796 5.4 (4.0–6.9) 47 1919 24.5 (17.5–31.5)
 Non overdose 7 1061 6.6 (1.7–11.5) 53 9796 5.4 (4.0–6.9) 17 1919 8.9 (4.6–13.1)
 All causes 20 1061 18.9 (10.6–27.1) 106 9796 10.8 (8.8–12.9) 64 1919 33.4 (25.2–41.5)
2006–2009
 Overdose 11 1185 9.3 (3.8–14.8) 24 5613 4.3 (2.6–6.0) 22 2618 8.4 (4.9–11.9)
 Non overdose 7 1185 5.9 (1.4–10.3) 25 5614 4.5 (2.7–6.2) 7 2618 2.7 (0.7–4.7)
 All causes 18 1185 15.2 (8.2–22.2) 49 5614 8.7(6.3–11.2) 29 2618 11.1 (7.0–15.1)