A syndemic of psychiatric morbidity, substance misuse, violence, and poor physical health among young Scottish men with reduced life expectancy - Coid J, Zhang Y, Bebbington P, Ullrich S, De Stavola B, Bhui K, Tsai AC.
BACKGROUND: Scotland has the shortest life expectancy in Western Europe, driven by high rates of cancer, suicides, alcohol-related causes and drug-related poisonings. These disparities cannot be explained solely by socioeconomic deprivation. Our aim was to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Managing student suicidality on campus: perspectives from diverse student affairs staff - Chugani C, Kass G, Miller E.
Suicidal behavior is a substantial public health issue faced by college campuses. College counseling professionals often interact with a variety of other student affairs professionals who may be involved in the management of suicidality on campus. However,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Subjective financial status and suicidal ideation among American college students: racial differences - Assari S.
This study used data from the Healthy Mind Study (HMS 2015-2017)... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide among Black children: an integrated model of the interpersonal-psychological theory of suicide and intersectionality theory for researchers and clinicians - Opara I, Assan MA, Pierre K, Gunn JF, Metzger I, Hamilton J, Arugu E.
Recently, research has reported that the rates of suicide among Black children between the ages of 5 to 12-years-old are increasing as they are now more likely to commit suicide than White children. Yet, there are very few, if any, frameworks being used by... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

A latent class analysis of physical, emotional, and sexual abuse history among suicidal inpatients - Luk JW, Bond AE, Gabrielli J, LaCroix JM, Perera KU, Lee-Tauler SY, Goldston DB, Soumoff A, Ghahramanlou-Holloway M.
This study applied latent class analysis to describe the pattern of co-occurrence of these three abuse subtypes during childhood and adulthood... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Systematic review and meta-analyses of suicidal outcomes following fictional portrayals of suicide and suicide attempt in entertainment media - Niederkrotenthaler T, Kirchner S, Till B, Sinyor M, Tran US, Pirkis J, Spittal MJ.
BACKGROUND: Guidelines to encourage responsible reporting of suicide in news media are a key component of suicide prevention strategies. Recent guidelines have been developed on portrayal of suicide in entertainment media although the relationship between ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

A rare case of fatal self-poisoning with sodium nitrite: autopsy and toxicological findings - Barranco R, Frigiolini FME, Orcioni GF, Malandrino M, Salomone A, Ventura F.
Fatal sodium nitrite poisonings are unusual in the forensic setting. Suicide by poisoning includes drug overdose, the inhalation of toxic gasses, and poisoning from pesticides and chemical substances. Sodium nitrite is an inorganic compound usually seen as... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Re: More evidences are needed in reducing the suicide risk in head and neck cancer patients - Twigg JA, Anderson JM, Humphris G, Nixon I, Rogers SN, Kanatas A.
We thank the authors for their interest in our review paper 'Best practice in reducing the suicide risk in head and neck cancer patients: a structured review' and for their constructive and insightful comments. While there are multiple observational studie... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Prevalence of depressive symptoms and its associated factors among people living with HIV attending public hospitals of Nekemte Town, Western Ethiopia, 2021 - Abdisa E, Tolesa T, Abadiga M.
BACKGROUND: Depressive symptoms are the most common mental illness among people living with HIV/AIDS. Depressive symptoms impact negatively on the course of HIV infection and can lead to suicide and increased risk of mortality when it is a severe form. Alt... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Being certain that negative events will happen or that positive events will not happen: depressive predictive certainty and change in suicide ideation over time - Rosario-Williams B, Rombola C, Miranda R.
We examined whether certainty about an absence of positive future outcomes (Certainty-AP) would more strongly pre... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 28, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

A machine learning analysis of risk and protective factors of suicidal thoughts and behaviors in college students - Kirlic N, Akeman E, DeVille DC, Yeh HW, Cosgrove KT, McDermott TJ, Touthang J, Clausen A, Paulus MP, Aupperle RL.
OBJECTIVE: To identify robust and reproducible factors associated with suicidal thoughts and behaviors (STBs) in college students. METHODS: 356 first-year university students completed a large battery of demographic and clinically-relevant self-rep... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Application of the inter-personal psychological theory of suicide in a non-clinical community-based adolescent population - Calear AL, McCallum S, Kazan D, Werner-Seidler A, Christensen H, Batterham PJ.
BACKGROUND: The Interpersonal Psychological Theory of Suicide (IPTS) provides a theoretical model of suicide behavior that explains the emergence of suicidal ideation and suicide attempt. Limited research has tested the IPTS with adolescents. The aim of th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Bullying and suicide risk among sexual minority youth in the United States - Smith AU, Reidy D.
Bullying is associated with increased suicide risk and maladaptive development for sexual minority youth (SMY). The purpose of this study is to determine whether multiple forms of bullying mediate the relationship between biological sex and suicide risk am... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Insomnia and suicide risk: a multi-study replication and extension among military and high-risk college student samples - Tucker RP, Cramer RJ, Langhinrichsen-Rohling J, Rodriguez-Cue R, Rasmussen S, Oakey-Frost N, Franks CM, Cunningham CCA.
OBJECTIVE/BACKGROUND: A clear link between insomnia concerns and suicidal ideation has been shown in a variety of populations. These investigations failed to use a theoretical lens in understanding this relationship. Research within the veteran population ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide attempts among college students hospitalized for COVID-19 - DeVylder J, Zhou S, Oh H.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is the second leading cause of death among U.S. college students. Past pandemics have been linked to increases in suicide risk, but little is known about how suicide risk relates to COVID-19 symptoms or hospitalizations. METHODS... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Telehealth social rhythm therapy to reduce mood symptoms and suicide risk among adolescents and young adults with bipolar disorder - Sankar A, Panchal P, Goldman DA, Colic L, Villa LM, Kim JA, Lebowitz ER, Carrubba E, Lecza B, Silverman WK, Swartz HA, Blumberg HP.
This study was the first to examine the feasibility and acceptability of a 12-week social rhythm therapy (SRT) delivered predominantly via tel... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk factors for suicidal behavior in late-life depression: a retrospective preliminary clinical study - Liu C, Pan W, Zhu D, Mao P, Ma X.
AIM: To explore the risk factors associated with suicidal behavior (SB) using logistic regression analysis and the propensity score matching (PSM) method among Chinese patients suffering from late-life depression (LLD). METHOD: Patient information ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Sociological narrative of suicidal behavior among older people - Lyndon N, Azman H, Che Rose RA, Mat Jali MF.
BACKGROUND: Globally, suicide is regarded as an immoral behavior and can be considered a criminal act in some societies. Sociological narrative views suicide not only as a result of mental illness suffered by the individuals but may also be caused by the s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Assessing trends in physician assistant student depression risk, suicidal ideation, and mental health help-seeking behavior - Neary S, Ruggeri M, Roman C.
PURPOSE: The purpose of this study was to assess how physician assistant (PA) student depression risk, suicidal ideation, and mental health help-seeking behaviors change during didactic training and the relationship between depression risk and demographic ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Changes in types of drinking behavior in Korean adults: differences in demographics, depression, and suicidal thoughts - Son HG, Jeong KH, Cho HJ, Lee M.
BACKGROUND: Longitudinal studies of drinking behavior have reported inconsistent changes in drinking behavior as people age. Thus, this study aims to characterize the changes in drinking behavior among Korean adults and to reveal differences in their demog... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Pilot RCT of the Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program (ASSIP) adapted for rapid delivery during hospitalization to adult suicide attempt patients with substance use problems - Conner KR, Kearns JC, Esposito EC, Pizzarello E, Wiegand TJ, Britton PC, Michel K, Gysin-Maillart AC, Goldston DB.
OBJECTIVE: The Attempted Suicide Short Intervention Program (ASSIP) was adapted for hospital delivery and to address substance use problems as well as evaluated for feasibility, acceptability, and therapist fidelity in a series of preparatory steps (n  = ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Planned complex suicide involving combined drug intoxication and femoral catheterization - P élissier-Alicot AL, Deveaux M, Sastre C, Baillif-Couniou V, Christia MA, Champeaux-Fesquet C, Léonetti G.
Complex planned suicide is characterized by the simultaneous use of two or more methods to ensure that death occurs even if one method fails. The authors present an original combination of two self-killing methods. A 42-year-old cardiologist, with a major ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

A case series study of help-seeking among younger and older men in suicidal crisis - Saini P, Chopra J, Hanlon CA, Boland JE.
Due to the continuing high suicide rates among young men, there is a need to understand help-seeking behaviour and engagement with tailored suicide prevention interventions. The aim of this study was to compare help-seeking among younger and older men who ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Effect of COVID-19 related national lockdown on suicide in Nepal: a comparative analysis of suicidal reports of major national newspaper - Singh R, Mahato S, Basnet P, Bista K, Karki R, Arafat SMY.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The relationship between pain severity, insomnia, and suicide attempts among a national veteran sample initiating pain care - Ashrafioun L, Bishop TM, Pigeon WR.
OBJECTIVE: We assessed the longitudinal association of suicide attempts by moderate to severe pain and insomnia prior to and following the initiation of pain services among veterans. METHODS: A cohort of 221,817 veterans initiating pain care was di... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide and associations with air pollution and ambient temperature: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Heo S, Lee W, Bell ML.
Given health threats of climate change, a comprehensive review of the impacts of ambient temperature and ar pollution on suicide is needed. We performed systematic literature review and meta-analysis of suicide risks associated with short-term exposure to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Increased C-reactive protein concentration and suicidal behavior in people with psychiatric disorders: a systematic review and meta-analysis - Miola A, Dal Porto V, Tadmor T, Croatto G, Scocco P, Manchia M, Carvalho AF, Maes M, Vieta E, Sambataro F, Solmi M.
OBJECTIVE: Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide. Identifying factors associated with suicidality (suicidal ideation/suicidal behavior) could increase our understanding of the pathophysiological underpinnings of suicide and improve its prevention. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Fatal methemoglobinemia: a case series highlighting a new trend in intentional sodium nitrite or sodium nitrate ingestion as a method of suicide - Hickey TBM, MacNeil JA, Hansmeyer C, Pickup MJ.
Unintentional exposure to nitrite- or nitrate-containing toxic salts is a recognized cause of acquired methemoglobinemia (MetHb). This systemic alteration of the blood can be fatal if not recognized and treated promptly. The intentional ingestion of sodium... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Poisoning Source Type: news

Development and initial validation of a scale assessing suicide-specific rumination: the suicide rumination scale - Rogers ML, Law KC, Houtsma C, Tucker RP, Anestis MD, Joiner TE.
Suicide-specific rumination, a repetitive mental fixation on one's suicidal thoughts and intentions, may influence the transition from suicidal thoughts to behaviors. Research on suicide-specific rumination has been hindered by the lack of an independent m... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Factors associated with suicidal ideation among Chinese adults in the labour force - Li J, Zhang X, Peng P, Ma F, Qiao J.
This study aims to identify the risk factors of suicidal ideation (SI) in a large sample of Chinese adults in the labour force. A total of 4136 eligible participants in the labour force were recruited from the routine health check-up cohort. Univariate and... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Profiling suicide exposure risk factors for psychological distress: an empirical test of the proposed Continuum of Survivorship Model - Bhullar N, Sanford RL, Maple M.
The Continuum of Survivorship proposes a way in which individuals may experience the suicide death of someone known to them along a continuum from being exposed to the death through to long-term bereavement. The present study provides a first empirical tes... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Suicide attempts among racial and ethnic groups in a nationally representative sample - Carter SP, Campbell SB, Wee JY, Law KC, Lehavot K, Simpson T, Reger MA.
OBJECTIVE: Evaluate suicide attempt prevalence and potentially related sociodemographic and psychiatric factors among racial and ethnic groups. METHODS: Between 2012 and 2013, the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions-III ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Aggression, impulsivity and suicidal behavior in depressive disorders: a comparison study between New York City (US), Madrid (Spain) and Florence (Italy) - Lopez-Morinigo JD, Boldrini M, Ricca V, Oquendo MA, Baca-Garcia E.
This study aimed (i) to compare aggression and impulsivity levels, measured with the Brown-Goodwin Scale (BGS) and the Barratt Impulsivity Sc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Day-to-day changes in negative attributions of stress: a daily diary study of cognitive vulnerability and negative affect in adults with elevated risk of suicidal thoughts and behaviors - Bernstein EE, Nock MK, Kleiman EM.
BACKGROUND: The hopelessness theory is one of the most studied cognitive vulnerability theories of depression. It proposes that risk for depression is conferred by attributing the causes of negative events to global, internal, stable causes and inferring f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Effects on suicidal risk: comparison of clozapine to other newer medicines indicated to treat schizophrenia or bipolar disorder - Forte A, Pompili M, Imbastaro B, De Luca GP, Mastrangelo M, Montalbani B, Baldessarini RJ.
BACKGROUND: Clozapine is the only treatment with regulatory-recognition of lowering suicidal risk, at least in schizophrenia patients. It remains uncertain whether such effects extend to other drugs for psychosis. METHODS: We searched for reports o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Exploring the role of loneliness in relation to self-injurious thoughts and behaviour in the context of the integrated motivational-volitional model - McClelland H, Evans JJ, O'Connor RC.
Suicide is a worldwide public health concern claiming approximately 800,000 lives around the world every year. The impact of loneliness on mental and physical wellbeing has received increasing attention in recent years, however its role in the emergence of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Factors associated with the diagnosis of depression in women followed in gynecological practices in Germany - Drewes M, Kalder M, Kostev K.
BACKGROUND: There are many diagnoses in the field of gynecology that can severely impact the lives of patients and that are associated with an increased risk of developing depression. The goal of this study was to investigate which gynecological diagnoses ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Incidence and risk of suicide among patients with head and neck cancer in rural, urban, and metropolitan areas - Osazuwa-Peters N, Barnes JM, Okafor SI, Taylor DB, Hussaini AS, Adjei Boakye E, Simpson MC, Graboyes EM, Lee WT.
IMPORTANCE: Patients with head and neck cancer (HNC) are known to be at increased risk of suicide compared with the general population, but there has been insufficient research on whether this risk differs based on patients' rural, urban, or metropolitan r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Risk factors for suicide in psychiatric emergency patients in Beijing, China: a large cross-sectional study - Pan Y, Wang G, Zhu H, Ji X, Li J, Yin L, Chen Y.
This study aimed to explore the risk factors for STB in psychi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide in Indian prisons - Gowda GS, Shadakshari D, Vajawat B, Reddi VSK, Math SB, Murthy P.
Prison suicide rates worldwide are around three times higher in men and nine times higher in women than those in the general population, underscoring an urgent need to address this issue. Prison population-based research on prevalence, trends, and magnitud... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

MDs Rebut Claims of Toxic Culture After Resident Suicides MDs Rebut Claims of Toxic Culture After Resident Suicides
Two physicians from Lincoln Medical Center discuss the resident program and rebut charges.Medscape Business of Medicine (Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Business of Medicine Headlines - July 27, 2021 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Commentary Source Type: news

Public awareness of the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline following the release of a hip-hop song
Abstract Objective In light of the current national mental health crisis, we use Google Trends, Twitter and data obtained from the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline to evaluate the effect of'1-800-273-8255'on public awareness for the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - July 26, 2021 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Dying in a foreign land: a study of completed suicides among foreign workers in Singapore - Chiu MYL, Ghoh C, Wong C, Wong KL.
Suicide is a public health issue that impacts a nation's resident and non-resident populations alike. Singapore has one of the largest non-resident (work permit holder) populations in the world, yet very little attention has been given to examining suicide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Unusual cases of suicidal electrocution using a homemade device - Mesrati MA, Mahjoub Y, Boussaid M, Limem H, Abdejlil N, Chadly A, Aissaoui A.
BACKGROUND: The common methods of suicide are hanging and poisoning. Suicidal electrocution using a homemade device is very rare. Victims usually possess knowledge of electrical circuits. Here, we report two cases of suicide by electrocution using a homema... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Burns, Electricity, Explosions, Fire, Scalds Source Type: news

Second-generation antipsychotics and suicide: a commentary - Zuschlag ZD.
More than 48,000 people in the United States die of suicide per year.1 Suicide rates are progressively rising,2 and recent research has identified that suicide rates are consistently underreported,3 further highlighting the need for interventions to reduce... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

The birth of a new suicidology journal: the Journal of Suicide Prevention [editorial] - Razaeian M.
I am delighted to write the first editorial for the first issue of the Journal of Suicide Prevention(JSP). It should be remembered that suicidal behavior is amongst one of the most important public health topics all over the world. Worldwide suicide is ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Inhalation of helium in plastic bag suffocation with suicidal purpose: observation and differences of two cases - Potenza S, Mauro Tavone A, Dossena C, Luca Marella G.
The use of helium in plastic bag suffocation is a suicide method recently found in forensic cases. Although it is not common practice, there has been a strong increase in its use during the past 20  years, thanks to the accessibility of information on the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Characteristics and treatment outcome of suicidal depression: two large naturalistic cohorts of depressed outpatients - Nobile B, Oli é E, Dubois J, Guillaume S, Gorwood P, Courtet P.
OBJECTIVE: The emergence of new drugs for managing suicidal ideation (e.g. ketamine) raises the question of whether suicidal depression (i.e. moderate to severe depression with concomitant suicidal ideation) is a specific depression phenotype. Therefore, t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Electroconvulsive therapy and the risk of suicide in hospitalized patients with major depressive disorder - R önnqvist I, Nilsson FK, Nordenskjöld A.
IMPORTANCE: Electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) is indicated for severe depression, including depression with psychosis, catatonia, and/or an elevated suicide risk. However, the association of ECT with suicide risk is uncertain. OBJECTIVE: To determine... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Insight and challenges: mental health services in Nepal - Rai Y, Gurung D, Gautam K.
This paper describes the current state of mental health services in Nepal and reflects on the significant changes over the past decade. The main challenges to overcome are proper implementation of community-based services, the high suicide rate, stigma of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2021 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news