CO Epidemiology, Page 5, Dr. D. Penney
Incidence and causes of CO intoxication in a French Province:
17.5 per 100,000
Of Remaining 196
The main mechanisms of intoxication were a defective device, poor ventilation, or poor evacuation of combustion gases.
Survey conducted in the department of the Hauts-de-Seine.
From: Service de Reanimation Medicale, Hopital Raymond Poincare, Garches, France.
Reference: Gajdos et al.. (1991) Incidence and causes of carbon monoxide intoxication: Results of an epidemiologic survey in a French Department. Arch. Envir. Health, 46, 373-376.
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