Predictors of traumatic suicide attempts in youth presenting to hospitals with Level I trauma centers - Barczyk AN, Gillon JT, Piper K, Crocker CL, Christie LAM, Lawson KA.

BACKGROUND: Limited research exists examining the predictors of suicide attempts by mechanism. OBJECTIVE: The purpose of this study was to examine predictors of traumatic suicide attempts in youth. METHODS: Data came from patients 5-18 years of age ...
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Authors: Skewes MC, Gonzalez VM, Gameon JA, FireMoon P, Salois E, Rasmus SM, Lewis JP, Gardner SA, Ricker A, Reum M Abstract American Indian and Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities experience notable health disparities associated with substance use, including disproportionate rates of accidents/injuries, diabetes, liver disease, suicide, and substance use disorders. Effective treatments for substance use are needed to improve health equity for AI/AN communities. However, an unfortunate history of unethical and stigmatizing research has engendered distrust and reluctance to participate in research among many Native co...
Source: American Journal of Community Psychology - Category: Psychiatry Tags: Am J Community Psychol Source Type: research
ConclusionsDifferent factors associated with suicide were identified among people with mental and physical illness and those with and without a diagnosis, and need to be taken into account in suicide prevention. The identified factors highlight the importance of integrated care for dual-diagnosis presentations, restricting access to means, and early recognition and intervention for people with high-risk self-harm.
Source: Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
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This study examined the relationship between different aspects of physical ill-health and the risk of sui...
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OBJECTIVE: The primary goal was to analyze the level and trend of the burden of suicide mortality in Mexico between 1990 and 2017 at a national and state scale. METHODS: A secondary analysis based on the 2017 global burden of disease study. Mortality r...
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This report describes a case of major depressive disorder with peripartum onset in a 24-year-old African-American female who was admitted to the inpatient psychiatric facility after a suicide attempt. The patient demonstrated what we will describe as heral...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news
OBJECTIVE: A patient's suicide is the most frequently mentioned occupational fear of psychotherapists. In the present study, fears in dealing with suicidal patients shall be specified - regarding licensed psychotherapists (LP) as well as psychotherapeutic ...
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With regard to suicidal behavior (SB) genetics, many novel genes have been implicated over the years, in particular by a variety of hypothesis-free genomic methods (e.g. GWAS and exome sequencing). In addition, many novel SB gene findings appear enigmatic ...
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PURPOSE: Women in South Africa also have high rates of depression and intimate partner violence, and they often co-occur. Women living with HIV who experience IPV are particularly likely to experience elevated levels of depressive symptoms and such symptom...
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The COVID-19 pandemic has threatened citizens' lives not only through the direct viral lethality. It has also posed an indirect threat that prompts poor people, due to the global recession, to commit suicide. Effective measures to prevent such suicides are...
Source: SafetyLit - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news
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