Institute of Health Information and Statistics of the Czech Republic
This Topical informacion presents the numbers of sobering-up stations (special facility for short term detoxification from alcohol and other drugs), places and treated patients in 2013. Since 1989 the number of sobering-up stations and places has decreased with the fluctuations. The number of patients in sobering-up stations mostly correlated with the number and capacity of the stations, even if simultaneous decrease of capacity and increase of patients has been observed since 2005. However, the number of patients significantly decreased with the same numbers of sobering-up stations and places in 2013.