Suicide and suicidality in Iraq: a systematic review - Younis MS, Lafta RK.
Suicide is the third-leading cause of death globally, predominantly among youth. We aimed at reviewing the available published literature and some reports about suicide, in an attempt to unveil aspects of this mental health problem in Iraq. Articles about ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Act: a description and review of the suicide prevention initiative - Goldston DB, Walrath C.
The Garrett Lee Smith (GLS) Memorial Act, continuously funded since 2004, has supported comprehensive, community-based youth suicide prevention efforts throughout the United States. Compared to matched communities, communities implementing GLS suicide prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Understanding and detecting behaviours prior to a suicide attempt: a mixed-methods study - Onie S, Li X, Glastonbury K, Hardy RC, Rakusin D, Wong I, Liang M, Josifovski N, Brooks A, Torok M, Sowmya A, Larsen ME.
OBJECTIVE: Prior research suggests there are observable behaviours preceding suicide attempts in public places. However, there are currently no ways to continually monitor such sites, limiting the potential to intervene. In this mixed-methods study, we exa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Epidemiology of mental health comorbidity in patients with psoriasis: an analysis of trends from 1986 to 2019 - Liu L, Lin NX, Yu YT, Wang SH, Wang J, Cai XC, Wang CX, Zhang M, Li X, Li B.
BACKGROUND: The prevalence of mental disorders such as depression, anxiety, and suicide has increased in patients with psoriasis, although no study has systematically analyzed the epidemiology worldwide. OBJECTIVE: To explore the prevalence and inc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Association of COVID-19-related discrimination with subsequent depression and suicidal ideation in healthcare workers - Narita Z, Okubo R, Sasaki Y, Takeda K, Ohmagari N, Yamaguchi K, Morisaki N, Sampei M, Ishitsuka K, Kojima M, Nishimura K, Inoue M, Yamamoto S, Konishi M, Miyo K, Mizoue T.
Previous cross-sectional studies showed that COVID-19-related discrimination against healthcare workers was linked to depression. However, no study has examined the longitudinal association that allows causal interpretations. This prospective cohort study ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of primary immunodeficiencies in parents with psychiatric disorders and suicidal behavior in their offspring - Isung J, Isomura K, Williams K, Zhang T, Lichtenstein P, Fern √°ndez de la Cruz L, Sidorchuk A, Mataix-Cols D.
IMPORTANCE: Maternal immune activation (MIA) leading to altered neurodevelopment in utero is a hypothesized risk factor for psychiatric outcomes in offspring. Primary antibody immunodeficiencies (PIDs) constitute a unique natural experiment to test the MIA... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Circumstances contributing to installation, maintenance, and repair worker death by suicide - Soupene VA, Davis J, Fogner A, Casteel C.
OBJECTIVE: To examine risk factors related to death by suicide among Installation, Maintenance, and Repair (IMR) workers compared to workers in other occupational groups. METHODS: National Violent Death Reporting System (NVDRS) data for the years 2... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Examining the relationship between sleep apnea diagnosis and suicide risk in veterans with traumatic brain injury: a VA TBI Model Systems study - Silva MA, Gonzalez AV, Tang X, Carnahan ND, Klyce DW, Liou-Johnson V, Martin AM, Moberg JM, Dreer LE.
OBJECTIVE: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common sleep disorder in people with traumatic brain injury (TBI). Although sleep disturbances have been associated with an increased risk of suicide compared with the general population, the relationship betwe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Factors influencing emergency department staff decision-making for people attending in suicidal crisis: a systematic review - McCarthy M, McIntyre J, Nathan R, Saini P.
BACKGROUND: Emergency department (ED) staff are often the first point of contact for individuals in suicidal crisis. Despite this, there is no published research systematically examining the factors influencing decision-making for this patient group. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

How is suicide risk assessed in healthcare settings in the UK? A systematic scoping review - Fedorowicz SE, Dempsey RC, Ellis N, Phillips E, Gidlow C.
A high proportion of people contact healthcare services in the 12 months prior to death by suicide. Identifying people at high-risk for suicide is therefore a key concern for healthcare services. Whilst there is extensive research on the validity and relia... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Investigating the effects of suicide exposure among a clinical sample of active duty service members - Schmied EA, Jun HJ, Glassman LH, Pippard N, Walter KH.
This study aimed to examine associations among suicide exposure, suicidal ideation (SI), and psychological symptoms in a clinical sample of service... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Predictors of suicide and differences in attachment styles and resilience among treatment-seeking first responder subtype - Ponder WN, Carbajal J, Whitworth J, Schuman DL, Galusha JM, Yockey R.
OBJECTIVE: Identify the predictors of suicide for firefighters (FFs), emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and law enforcement officers (LEOs). METHOD: We used baseline data from FFs/EMTs (n = 69), and LEOs (n = 81) to investigate the unique predi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation for depression and posttraumatic stress disorder in veterans with mild traumatic brain injury - Philip NS, Ramanathan D, Gamboa B, Brennan MKC, Kozel FA, Lazzeroni L, Madore MR.
OBJECTIVES: Mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) is a signature injury of military conflicts and is prevalent in veterans with major depressive disorder (MDD) and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Although therapeutic transcranial magnetic stimulation (T... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicidal ideation, planning, and attempts among new Royal Canadian Mounted Police cadets - Nisbet J, Jamshidi L, Maguire KQ, Afifi TO, Brunet A, Fletcher AJ, Asmundson GJG, Sareen J, Shields RE, Andrews KL, Sauer-Zavala S, Neary JP, Lix L, Stewart SH, Kr ätzig GP, Carleton RN.
BACKGROUND: Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) report diverse occupational stressors and repeated exposures to potentially psychologically traumatic events, which may increase the odds of screening positive for a mental disorder, and increase the risk of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide among lawyers: role of job problems - Stack S, Bowman BA.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide research has neglected the legal profession. The present investigation determines what risk factors distinguish lawyers' suicides from those of the general population. Given the substantial investment in their careers, client dependen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 6, 2023 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news