Relationship between parenting styles and self-harm without suicide intention in Ecuadorian population - Vilchez JL, Vanegas Quizhpi OS, Samaniego-Chalco MJ, Vilchez Tornero M, Sig üenza Campoverde WG.
INTRODUCTION: Family is a context of protection that safeguards the development of the individual. In this area, for the child, learning of useful models begins which they will relate to society later on. It is also the focus of needs to solve by other ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Patterns and management of musculoskeletal injuries in attempted suicide by jumping from a height: a single, regional level I trauma center experience - Giordano V, Santos FSE, Prata C, do Amaral NP.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a common cause of death in Brazil, with an overall increase of 62.5% during the last 30-year period. The study aims to determine overall patient characteristics and symptomatic indicators of complications among survivors. METHODS... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

CU researchers call for national ethics guidelines when student health surveys uncover suicide-risk
(University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus) In a report published today in the highly influential American Journal of Bioethics, the researchers describe a student health survey team that discovered a Colorado school with extremely high rates of suicide risk, and a lack of ethical guidance on whether or how to intervene. The researchers are calling for national ethics guidelines when student health surveys uncover suicide-risk " hot spots. " (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - September 18, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

On National Physician Suicide Awareness Day, A Story Of Survival
Today is National Physician Suicide Awareness Day. To honor this day, we could discuss the statistics of how 300-400 physicians die each year due to suicide. But, instead, this is the story of Dr. Justin Bullock, a resident physician with Bipolar Disorder. A narrative of survival. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - September 17, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Gold, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Source Type: news

COVID-19 – Possible Human Rights Crisis in Asia as Disparities Expected to Widen
The Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) is concerned by the societal socio-economic impact COVID-19 has created in the region, including the impact on employment and in unpaid care work, impact on health, including reproductive health services, and the impact of domestic violence during lockdowns. Credit: Bhuwan Sharma/IPS By Cecilia RussellJOHANNESBURG, South Africa, Sep 17 2020 (IPS) The negative impact of the coronavirus pandemic is likely to be felt long after the COVID-19 health risk is resolved, a high-level meeting under the auspices of the Asian Population and Development Association (APDA), heard. ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Cecilia Russell Tags: Aid Development & Aid Economy & Trade Editors' Choice Featured Headlines Health Population Poverty & SDGs TerraViva United Nations Trade & Investment Asian Population and Development Association (APDA) International Conference on P Source Type: news

Prevalence and factors associated with suicide ideation in Colombian Caribbean adolescent students - Caballero-Dom ínguez CC, Campo-Arias A.
The study aimed to know the prevalence of and some factors associated with suicide ideation in high school adolescents from a Colombian Caribbean city. A cross-sectional analytical study was designed with probability sampling. An expected prevalence of 50%... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Recruitment of adolescents with suicidal ideation in the emergency department: lessons from a randomized controlled pilot trial of a youth suicide prevention intervention - Tracey M, Finkelstein Y, Schachter R, Cleverley K, Monga S, Barwick M, Szatmari P, Moretti ME, Willan A, Henderson J, Korczak DJ.
BACKGROUND: Emergency Departments (EDs) are a first point-of-contact for many youth with mental health and suicidality concerns and can serve as an effective recruitment source for randomized controlled trials (RCTs) of mental health interventions. However... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Self-reported symptoms of anxiety predict positive suicide risk screening in adolescents presenting to the emergency department - Powell DS, Lanzillo EC, Jay SY, Tanenbaum M, Bridge JA, Wharff EA, Ballard E, Pao M, Horowitz LM.
The objective of this study was to assess whether patient-reported anxiety symptoms are associated with suicide risk in pediatric emergency department (ED) patients. An additional objective was to examine differences between patients presenting ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sexual orientation and adolescent suicide attempt and self-harm: a co-twin control study - O'Reilly LM, Pettersson E, Donahue K, Quinn PD, Klonsky ED, Lundstr öm S, Larsson H, Lichtenstein P, D'Onofrio BM.
BACKGROUND: Research has demonstrated that individuals who identify as a sexual minority (e.g., gay/lesbian, bisexual) are at increased risk for suicidality-related outcomes. However, previous research is primarily limited by the lack of adjustment for unm... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Social-cognitive risk for suicide and new relationship formation: false perception, self-fulfilling prophecy, or both? - Jankowski MS, Erdley CA, Schwartz-Mette RA.
This study examined the impact of social-cognitive constructs associated with increased suicide risk (i.e., perceived burdensomeness and thwarted belongingness) on relationship formation during real-time interactions of older adolescents with st... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Standardized criteria for review of perinatal suicides and accidental drug-related deaths - Smid MC, Maeda J, Stone NM, Sylvester H, Baksh L, Debbink MP, Varner MW, Metz TD.
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the proportion of accidental drug-related deaths and suicides classified as pregnancy-related from 2013 to 2014 (preimplementation of standardized criteria) and 2015 to 2016 (postimplementation). METHODS: Based on Centers for Dis... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The impact of transitions from employment to retirement on suicidal behaviour among older aged Australians - Page A, Sperandei S, Spittal MJ, Milner A, Pirkis J.
This study investigated the association between employment and retirement status and suicidal behaviour among older aged Australi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Adaptation of evidence-based suicide prevention strategies during and after the COVID-19 pandemic - Wasserman D, Iosue M, Wuestefeld A, Carli V.
Suicide is preventable. Nevertheless, each year 800,000 people die of suicide in the world. While there is evidence indicating that suicide rates  de-crease during times of crises, they are expected to increase once the immediate crisis has passed. The COV... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Overcoming the limitations of 'accident' as a manner of death for drug overdose mortality: case for a death certificate checkbox - Rockett IRH, Caine ED, Connery HS, Nolte KB.
Collectively, the epidemic increases in the United States of opioid-related deaths and suicides during the first two decades of the 21st century have exposed shortcomings in current forensic and epidemiological approaches for determining and codifying mann... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pregnancy-associated mortality due to accidental drug overdose and suicide in Ohio, 2009-2018 - Hall OT, Hall OE, Rood KM, McKiever ME, Teater J, Senay A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Trends in mortality from drug poisonings, suicide, and alcohol-induced deaths in the United States from 2000 to 2017 - Shiels MS, Tatalovich Z, Chen Y, Haozous EA, Hartge P, N ápoles AM, Pérez-Stable EJ, Rodriquez EJ, Spillane S, Thomas DA, Withrow DR, Berrington de Gonzalez A, Freedman ND.
Importance: Life expectancy has decreased in the US, driven largely by increases in drug poisoning, suicide, and alcohol-induced deaths. Assessing whether patterns of these causes differ is required to inform public health interventions. Objective: To ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

"Don't … break down on Tuesday because the mental health services are only in town on Thursday": a qualitative study of service provision related barriers to, and facilitators of farmers' mental health help-seeking - Vayro C, Brownlow C, Ireland M, March S.
The suicide rate of farmers is approximately double that of the general Australian population, yet farmers employ fewer help-seeking behaviours (Arnautovska et al. in Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:593-599, 2014; Brew et al. in BMC Public Health 16:... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Association of suicide risk with transition to civilian life among US military service members - Ravindran C, Morley SW, Stephens BM, Stanley IH, Reger MA.
Importance: Although interest is high in addressing suicide mortality after the transition from military to civilian life, little is known about the risk factors associated with this transition. To support the ongoing suicide surveillance work of the US De... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Domestic violence and self-poisoning in Sri Lanka - Bandara P, Page A, Senarathna L, Kidger J, Feder G, Gunnell D, Rajapakse T, Knipe D.
BACKGROUND: There is increasing evidence that domestic violence (DV) is an important risk factor for suicidal behaviour. The level of risk and its contribution to the overall burden of suicidal behaviour among men and women has not been quantified in South... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Dynamic Diffusion Network: advancing moral injury care and suicide prevention using an innovative model - Smigelsky MA, Nieuwsma JA, Meador K, Vega RJ, Henderson B, Jackson GL.
Healthcare providers across a wide variety of settings face a common challenge: the need to provide real time care for complex problems that are not adequately addressed by existing protocols. In response to these intervention gaps, frontline providers may... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Gunshot injuries of the orofacial region - Oskera A, Res O, Timkovi č J, Kopecký A, Paciorek M, Zeleník K, Handlos P, Stránský J, Stembirek J.
Between 2000 and 2010, approximately 10,000 gun attacks resulting in death were registered in the EU countries. In the same period and region, approximately 40,000 suicides took place, 1,500 of which were in the Czech Republic. 82% of suicides or suicide a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Recent trends in the rural-urban suicide disparity among veterans using VA health care - Shiner B, Peltzman T, Cornelius SL, Gui J, Forehand J, Watts BV.
There is an elevated risk of suicide among people living in rural areas, and the rural-urban disparity in death by suicide is growing in the general United States population. The department of Veterans Affairs (VA) implemented programs targeting rural heal... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The impact on mental health practitioners of the death of a patient by suicide: a systematic review - Sandford DM, Kirtley OJ, Thwaites R, O'Connor RC.
There is a growing body of research investigating the impact on mental health professionals of losing a patient through suicide. However, the nature and extent of the impact is unclear. This systematic review synthesises both quantitative and qualitative s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

What predicts unremitting suicidal ideation? A prospective examination of the role of subjective age in suicidal ideation among ex-prisoners of war - Avidor S, Levi-Belz Y, Solomon Z.
OBJECTIVE: Research has demonstrated that traumatic experiences have significant links to suicidal ideation (SI), particularly among older adults. The present study examined SI among older adults with a history of war trauma and the role of perceptions rel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Work stress, family stress, and suicide ideation: a cross-sectional survey among working women in Shenzhen, China - Lin W, Wang H, Gong L, Lai G, Zhao X, Ding H, Wang Y.
This study aimed to explore the associations of work characteristics, work stress, and family stress with suicide ideation among working women, further to detect potential joint effects between different types of stress. METHODS: From March... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 17, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

New Call Center Expands Support for People in Emotional Distress
Wisconsin callers to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline are much more likely to speak with a Wisconsin-based counselor with the opening of a new Wisconsin call center funded by a grant from the Department of Health Services (DHS). “No one should ever have to be alone when they feel hopeless,” said DHS Secretary-designee Andrea Palm. “Adding capacity to handle Wisconsin calls to the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline is part of our ongoing effort to ensure the right supports are...(see release) (Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases)
Source: Wisconsin DHFS Press Releases - September 16, 2020 Category: Hospital Management Authors: millejcodn Source Type: news

The association of bullying and suicidality: does it affect the pediatric population? - Limbana T, Khan F, Eskander N, Emamy M, Jahan N.
Over the last few years, bullying has been identified as one of the significant issues in the pediatric population. Reports also found that bullied youth have a higher risk of developing suicidality. Although preventable, suicide remains the leading cause ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

White matter correlates of suicidality in adults with bipolar disorder who have been prospectively characterized since childhood - Lima Santos JP, Brent D, Bertocci M, Mailliard S, Bebko G, Goldstein T, Kim T, Iyengar S, Hafeman D, Fenster-Ehrlich VC, Skeba A, Bonar L, Abdul-Waalee H, Gill MK, Merranko J, Birmaher B, Phillips ML, Versace A.
BACKGROUND: Prevention of suicide in individuals with early-onset bipolar disorder (BD) remains a challenge. Diffusion magnetic resonance imaging studies in BD have identified neural correlates of emotional dysregulation implicated in BD and suicide. Using... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Validity of the Spanish version of the Herth Hope Index and the Beck Hopelessness Scale in people who have attempted suicide - S ánchez-Teruel D, Robles-Bello MA, Camacho-Conde JA.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide risk assessment remains a handicap for public health policies. Suicide is a major global public health problem. The most predictive behavior of completed suicide is prior suicide attempt. However, studies focused on risk factors have ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

FCC: Implementation of the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
Notice of final rule from the Federal Communications Commission to designate 988 for a national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline. Includes a discussion of rural considerations. This rule is effective October 16, 2020. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - September 16, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

Femme fatale: the lethality of female suicide bombers - Alakoc BP.
Are female suicide bombers deadlier than male suicide bombers? Utilizing newly coded data on the tactical attributes of suicide terrorism worldwide from 1998 to 2015, this study shows that the use of female suicide bombers is not only positively correlated... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 15, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Opinion: Demand for mental health services are rising in the workplace
In the midst of widespread health and financial hardships brought upon by the Covid-19 pandemic, a suicide epidemic has swept through workplaces in recent years, writes Heather Ford. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - September 15, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: Heather Ford Source Type: news

Opinion: Demand for mental health services are rising in the workplace
In the midst of widespread health and financial hardships brought upon by the Covid-19 pandemic, a suicide epidemic has swept through workplaces in recent years, writes Heather Ford. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - September 15, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Heather Ford Source Type: news

Learning resources to prevent suicide and self-harm
Health Education England has launched new online resources to help prevent suicide and self-harm as part of its contribution to World Suicide Prevention Day (September 10). (Source: NHS Networks)
Source: NHS Networks - September 15, 2020 Category: UK Health Source Type: news

Workplace Sexual Harassment Tied to Suicide Risk
Association accounted for sociodemographic and work characteristics plus baseline health (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - September 14, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Emergency Medicine, Nursing, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Workplace Sexual Harassment Tied to Suicide Risk
MONDAY, Sept. 14, 2020 -- Sexual harassment at work is associated with an increased risk for suicidal behavior, according to a study published online Sept. 2 in The BMJ. Linda L. Magnusson Hanson, Ph.D., from Stockholm University, and colleagues... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - September 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

A research paper: suicide prevention in Gypsy and Traveller communities in England
This report outlines the findings of Friends Families and Travellers'research on suicide inequalities within Gypsy and Traveller communities. The papers finds that that only 5 out of 79 local suicide prevention plans in England mention Gypsy and Traveller communities, despite the fact that members of Gypsy and Traveller communities are 6 to 7 times more likely than the general population to die by suicide. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - September 14, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Profile of unnatural deaths in a teaching hospital of West Bengal, India - Mitra S, Panja S.
BACKGROUND: Enquiry into unnatural deaths with all its manners being, suicidal, accidental or homicidal depends on circumstantial evidences for acceptable judgment in court of law. OBJECTIVEs were to study socio-demographic characteristics of the s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Suicide and probation: a systematic review of the literature - Sirdifield C, Brooker C, Marples R.
A narrative systematic review was undertaken of the literature concerning the health of people on probation. In this paper, we provide an up-to-date summary of what is known about suicide and suicidal ideation and probation. This includes estimates of prev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Why do people attempt suicide? A mixed methods research from South India - Purushothaman P, Premarajan KC, Ramachandran J, Thangaraj S.
BACKGROUND: Every 40 seconds a person dies by suicide. Suicide is the second leading cause of death among young people 15-29 years of age, globally. In India, there is an increasing trend of suicide from 10.4 per lakh in 2003 to 10.9 per lakh in 2009. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Examining the narrative roles in suicide notes - Grayson S, Tzani ‐Pepelasi C, Pylarinou NR, Ioannou M, Artinopoulou V.
The present study examines suicide notes, using a sample of suicide notes from published corpora (N = 50), combined with a sample of recent suicide notes from a suicide website (N = 50). The present study proposes a model of differentiation in completed su... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

SPONSORED: The Role of Social Connection in Suicide Prevention
At a time when connectedness has been challenged beyond our imagination, all Americans play a role in suicide prevention. (Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care)
Source: Arkansas Business - Health Care - September 14, 2020 Category: American Health Source Type: news

Stress, self-injuries and suicide: India battles mental health crisis as COVID tally spikes
Add to this new normal, ill-health, joblessness, financial crises and the everyday stresses that people anyway had to deal with and the COVID-19 tunnel stretches dark and seemingly endless with no light at the end of it. (Source: The Economic Times)
Source: The Economic Times - September 13, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Nonmedical use of prescription opioids, psychological distress, and suicidality among adolescents - Sampasa-Kanyinga H, Bakwa-Kanyinga F, Chaput JP, Hamilton HA, Elton-Marshall T, Colman I.
PURPOSE: The present study examined associations between nonmedical use of prescription opioids and serious psychological distress, suicidal ideation, and suicide attempts, and tested whether age and sex moderate these relationships. METHODS: Data on 5... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Prevalence and asociated factor for ideation and suicide attempt in adolescents: a systematic review - Hern ández-Bello L, Hueso-Montoro C, Gómez-Urquiza JL, Cogollo-Milanés Z.
The objective of the study was to determine the pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Transcultural differences in risk factors and in triggering reasons of suicidal and self-harming behaviour in young people with and without a migration background - Özlü-Erkilic Z, Wenzel T, Kothgassner OD, Akkaya-Kalayci T.
Minors with and without migration background can have different risk factors and triggering reasons for self-harming and suicidal behaviour. We retrospectively analysed the data of 192 children and adolescents to investigate the transcultural differences i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Evaluation of risk factors for suicide attempt in a hospital clinical population in the Community of Madrid - Garc ía-Martín F, Santiago-Sáez A, Labajo-González E, Albarrán-Juan ME, Olivares-Pardo E, Perea-Pérez B.
OBJECTIVE: Suicide attempts have increased considerably in recent decades. They are multifactorial in nature with preventable biopsychosocial components. Suicide attempt constitutes a vital event that affects the family and socioeconomic systems with impor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Prediction of suicide among 372,813 individuals under medical check-up - Cho SE, Geem ZW, Na KS.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a serious social and public health problem. Social stigma and prejudice reduce the accessibility of mental health care services for high-risk groups, resulting in them not receiving interventions and committing suicide. A suicide pre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide risk factors across suicidal ideators, single suicide attempters, and multiple suicide attempters - Park CHK, Lee JW, Lee SY, Moon J, Jeon DW, Shim SH, Cho SJ, Kim SG, Lee J, Paik JW, Kim MH, You S, Jeon HJ, Rhee SJ, Kim MJ, Kim J, Ahn YM.
Few studies have compared the three suicidality groups-suicidal ideators (SIs), single suicide attempters (SSAs), and multiple suicide attempters (MSAs)-in relation to the suicidal process. This cross-sectional study investigated trends and differences in ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Determinants of suicidal ideation and suicide attempt among former and currently homeless individuals - Gentil L, Grenier G, Fleury MJ.
This study identified determinants associated with suicidal ideation, suicide attempt and no suicidal behavior in a 12-month period among 455 former or currently homeless individuals in Quebec (Canada). METHODS: Study recruitment took place i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - September 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news