Vulnerability factors of intimate partner violence among victims of partner only and generally violent perpetrators - Edhammer H, Petersson J, Strand SJM.
The aim of this study was to examine how victims of intimate partner violence (IPV) differ in terms of vulnerability factors and risk of being re-victimized, by comparing victims of the two most consistently identified IPV male perpetrator subtypes: the Pa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Incarcerated women's strategic responses to intimate terrorism - Leone JM, Beeble ML.
Incarcerated women disproportionately experience intimate partner violence (IPV). Using Johnson's typology as a guiding framework, we investigated 114 women's strategic responses to intimate terrorism (IT) prior to their incarceration. Research questions i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Violence and Weapons Issues Source Type: news

Suicide death and other-cause mortality in psychiatric patients: a South Korean study using nationwide claims data - Hong M, Lee SM, Han KM, Kim KH, Paik JW.
INTRODUCTION: It is well-known that suicide and excess mortality are high in patients with psychiatric illnesses and this has long been an important issue in the field of mental health. We aim to investigate suicide and other-cause deaths in patients with ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Co-existence of depression and post-concussion syndrome one month after mild traumatic brain injury - Biard A, Vaittinada Ayar P, Diallo A, Gatineau-Sailliant M, Lefevre C, Cogn é M, Azouvi P, Faillot T, Decq P, Faillot M.
BACKGROUND: Previous studies suggest an association between Post-concussion syndrome (PCS) and depression, both highly prevalent after mTBI. OBJECTIVE: To assess the prevalence and risk-factors of depression among patients with PCS 1 month after mT... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Attempted suicide is independently associated with increased in-hospital mortality and hospital length of stay among injured patients at community tertiary hospital in Japan: a retrospective study with propensity score matching analysis - Ono Y, Ishida T, Tomita N, Takayama K, Kakamu T, Kotani J, Shinohara K.
Suicide is an increasingly important public healthcare concern worldwide. Studies examining the effect of attempted suicide on clinical outcomes among patients with trauma are scarce. We conducted a retrospective cohort study at a community emergency depar... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

An ecological momentary cognitive assessment study of over-attribution of threat and suicide risk factors in people with serious mental illness - Parrish EM, Pinkham A, Moore RC, Harvey PD, Granholm E, Roesch S, Joiner T, Depp CA.
INTRODUCTION: People with serious mental illness (SMI; schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, bipolar disorder) are at increased risk of suicidal ideation (SI). Over-attribution of social threat, or attributing threatening emotions to neutral faces, may ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Victimization and distress in Indigenous Maya women: a qualitative investigation of gender-based violence and mental health outcomes in rural Guatemala - Rogg MC, Pezzia C.
There is currently scant research exploring Indigenous Guatemalan women's experiences of gender-based violence and mental health outcomes, but existing research suggests further exploration in this area is necessary. The current study aimed to address this... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

What women want: mental health in the context of violence against women in a Sri Lanka-qualitative study of priorities and capacities for care - Palfreyman A, Vijayaraj K, Riyaz S, Rizwan Z, Sivayokan S, Thenakoon THS, Dayabandara M, Hanwella R, Devakumar D.
Insufficient evidence guides mental health service development for survivors of violence against women in Sri Lanka. Provider and survivor perspectives on (1) what constitutes mental health, (2) quality of care, and (3) priority areas and stakeholders for ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

The link between intimate partner violence and spousal resource inequality in lower- and middle-income countries - Liu C, Olamijuwon E.
OBJECTIVE: There is an increasing need to understand how differential levels of resource inequality between spouses are associated with women's experience of intimate partner violence (IPV) in lower- and middle-income countries across four regions. This st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide, self-injury and violence - Zhang K, Wang Z, Yu X.
Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is defined as direct, repetitive self-injury to bodily tissues without suicidal intent.1 The estimated prevalence of NSSI among adolescents is 17.2% worldwide2 with a comparable rate observed in China.3 As a behavioural addi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Self-inflicted laser-induced retinopathy - Gregori NZ, Cai L, Moshiri Y.
This photo essay details a patient with self-inflicted laser-induced retinal injury progressing to full-thickness macular holes in both eyes. A 40-year-old patient presented after a self-inflicted injury by a handheld class 3 blue laser (450 nm) he purchas... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Navigating intercultural misunderstandings: an examination of emotion brokering - Subramoney S, Walle E, Main A, Maga ña D.
OBJECTIVES: Communication difficulties are inevitable when individuals interact with members of a different culture. The experience of such communication barriers may be particularly salient for those from immigrant families who need to navigate multiple c... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Lifetime suicide attempts in otherwise psychiatrically healthy individuals - Oquendo MA, Wall M, Wang S, Olfson M, Blanco C.
IMPORTANCE: Not all people who die by suicide have a psychiatric diagnosis; yet, little is known about the percentage and demographics of individuals with lifetime suicide attempts who are apparently psychiatrically healthy. If such suicide attempts are co... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Fear of depression recurrence among individuals with remitted depression: a qualitative interview study - Gumuchian ST, Boyle A, Hazel LH, Ellenbogen MA.
BACKGROUND: Major Depressive Disorder (MDD) is a prevalent psychiatric condition and the largest contributor to disability worldwide. MDD is highly recurrent, yet little is known about the mechanisms that occur following a Major Depressive Episode (MDE) an... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Association between commuting time and depressive symptoms in 5th Korean Working Conditions Survey - Lee DW, Yun JY, Lee N, Hong YC.
This study explored the possible associations between the length of commuting time and depressive symptoms in Sou... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 26, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news