Mediators of the association between psychotic experiences and future non-suicidal self-injury and suicide attempts: results from a three-wave, prospective adolescent cohort study - Hielscher E, DeVylder J, Hasking P, Connell M, Martin G, Scott JG.
Psychotic experiences (PEs) are robustly associated with subsequent non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) and suicide attempts, but questions remain as to the temporal relation and underlying cause of this association. Most investigations have incorporated only ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Self-inflicted injuries in adolescents and young adults: a longitudinal approach - S ánchez-Teruel D, Robles-Bello MA, Camacho-Conde JA.
BACKGROUND: Suicide has become a major global public health problem in some clinical subpopulations. Adolescents and young adults with self-inflicted injuries or non-suicidal self-harm appear to have been understudied. The aim of this study is to assess wh... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

SENTIA: an adolescent suicidal behavior assessment scale - D íez-Gómez A, Perez-Albeniz A, Ortuño-Sierra J, Fonseca-Pedrero E.
BACKGROUND: The main objective of this work was to design and validate a new measuring instrument, called SENTIA, for assessing suicidal behavior in Spanish adolescents. METHOD: a total of 1790 randomly selected students participated in the survey. The... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Greenery exposure and suicide mortality later in life: a longitudinal register-based case-control study - Helbich M, O'Connor RC, Nieuwenhuijsen M, Hagedoorn P.
BACKGROUND: Exposure to residential greenery accumulates over people's lifetimes, and possibly has a protective association with suicide later in life. OBJECTIVES: To examine the associations between suicide mortality and long-term residential greenery... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

👉 'I do not care': Report says VA doctor rejected suicidal patient, who died 6 days later via Hvper.com
(Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - July 29, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Demographic, social, and economic factors of internalizing problems in referred and non-referred adolescents - Antol ín-Suárez L, Nieto-Casado FJ, Rodríguez-Meirinhos A, Oliva A.
Depressive symptoms and suicidal ideation are common internalizing problems during adolescence. Numerous studies have explored the role of certain demographic, social, and economic factors in their development in referred or non-referred adolescents, but n... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Effectiveness of internet- and mobile-based cognitive behavioral therapy to reduce suicidal ideation and behaviors: protocol for a systematic review and meta-analysis of individual participant data - B üscher R, Beisemann M, Doebler P, Steubl L, Domhardt M, Cuijpers P, Kerkhof A, Sander LB.
Internet- and mobile-based cognitive behavioral therapy (iCBT) might reduce suicidal ideation. However, recent meta-analyses found small effect sizes, and it remains unclear whether specific subgroups of participants experience beneficial or harmful effect... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

What is suicide? Classifying self-killings - Dowie SE.
Although the most common understanding of suicide is intentional self-killing, this conception either rules out someone who lacks mental capacity being classed as a suicide or, if acting intentionally is meant to include this sort of case, then what it mea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Increase Found in Suicide - Related Exposure Rates to OTC Analgesics
Acetaminophen, acetylsalicylic acid accounted for 48.0, 18.5 percent of cases; 64.5, 32.6 percent of deaths (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 28, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Critical Care, Emergency Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacy, Psychiatry, Journal, Source Type: news

Include Indigenous People in COVID-19 Response
Credit: Nidwan.By Pratima GurungKATHMANDU, Jul 28 2020 (IPS) In Nepal the COVID-19 crisis has been especially hard on indigenous peoples. We had to learn a new vocabulary and use words like quarantine, self-isolation, hand sanitizers and social distancing. We also had to respect rules that did not previously apply to our lives. Indigenous peoples are not used to washing their hands all the time because our culture is so much closer to Mother Earth and because much of the time we don’t have running water. The situation has been even more difficult for indigenous persons with a disability, like me. I cannot keep my so...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - July 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Pratima Gurung Tags: Asia-Pacific Headlines Health Human Rights Indigenous Rights Source Type: news

Increase Found in Suicide-Related Exposure Rates to OTC Analgesics
TUESDAY, July 28, 2020 -- There has been a recent increase in suicide-related exposure rates to over-the-counter (OTC) analgesics, according to a study published online July 26 in Pharmacoepidemiology& Drug Safety. Alexandra G. Hopkins, from... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 28, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Supportive communities and progressive politics can reduce suicide risk among LGBTQ girls
(University of British Columbia) Many LGBTQ youth continue to experience stigma and discrimination despite Canada's progress in protecting human rights. New research from UBC's school of nursing shows that supportive communities--and a progressive political climate--can help mitigate the effects of stigma on mental health. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Trump welcomes 'The Walking Marine' to White House
President Donald Trump has welcomed a Marine veteran to the White House as he completed his 300-mile walk to the nation’s capital to raise awareness about the problem of veteran suicide (Source: ABC News: Health)
Source: ABC News: Health - July 27, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Health Source Type: news

Access to firearms and adolescent suicide - John A, Azrael D, Miller M.
Age limits on purchasing won't protect the many young people already living with firearms Policies that effectively reduce access to lethal means of suicide save lives. We know, for example, that a ban on the most highly toxic pesticides in Sri Lanka wa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Few do and to few: disclosure of suicidal thoughts in friendship networks of young adults experiencing homelessness - Fulginiti A, Hsu HT, Barman-Adhikari A, Shelton J, Petering R, Santa Maria D, Narendorf SC, Ferguson KM, Bender K.
Disclosure of one's suicidal thoughts is a pivotal but under-investigated mechanism for preventing suicide among young adults experiencing homelessness (YAEH). In a sample of 527 YAEH, we adopted a multi-level perspective to assess patterns and correlates ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Implementation determinants and outcomes of a technology-enabled service targeting suicide risk in high schools: mixed methods study - Adrian M, Coifman J, Pullmann MD, Blossom JB, Chandler C, Coppersmith G, Thompson P, Lyon AR.
BACKGROUND: Technology-enabled services (TESs), which integrate human service and digital components, are popular strategies to increase the reach and impact of mental health interventions, but large-scale implementation of TESs has lagged behind their pot... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sleep in youth with repeated self-harm and high suicidality: does sleep predict self-harm risk? - Asarnow JR, Bai S, Babeva KN, Adrian M, Berk MS, Asarnow LD, Senturk D, Linehan MM, McCauley E.
OBJECTIVE: To elucidate processes contributing to continuing self-harm in youth at very high risk for suicide, focusing on sleep disturbance, a putative warning sign of imminent suicide risk. METHOD: 101 youth (ages 12-18) selected for high risk of sui... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

State handgun purchase age minimums in the US and adolescent suicide rates: regression discontinuity and difference-in-differences analyses - Raifman J, Larson E, Barry CL, Siegel M, Ulrich M, Knopov A, Galea S.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the association between US state policies that establish age 18 or 21 years as the minimum purchaser age for the sale of handguns and adolescent suicide rate. DESIGN: Regression discontinuity and difference-in-differences analyse... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicidal behaviours among in-school adolescents in Mozambique: cross-sectional evidence of the prevalence and predictors using the Global School-Based Health Survey data - Seidu AA, Amu H, Dadzie LK, Amoah A, Ahinkorah BO, Ameyaw EK, Acheampong HY, Kissah-Korsah K.
INTRODUCTION: Despite interventions by low and middle-income countries toward the achievement of the global Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) on promoting mental health and well-being of their populace by the year 2030, suicidal behaviours continue to be ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk factors for suicidal ideation among the older people living alone in rural region of China: a path analysis - Hu C, Zhao D, Gong F, Zhao Y, Li J, Sun Y.
In China, suicide accounts for twenty-six percent of all suicides worldwide; however, researches on the suicidal ideation among older people living alone in the rural region are few. We performed a cross-sectional study to explore the prevalence and influe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Epidemiologic assessment of benzodiazepine exposure among suicide deaths in Colorado, 2015-2017 - Ghosh T, Bol K, Butler M, Gabella B, Kingcade A, Kaplan G, Myers L.
BACKGROUND: Suicide rates have been climbing in the U.S., particularly in Rocky Mountain states such as Colorado. Benzodiazepines have been linked with suicidal ideation, but there have been few population level assessments of this link. We conducted a pub... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Suicide. The post-COVID era: a time for action - Padr ón-Monedero A, Noguer-Zambano I, García TG, Suárez RS, Bobes J, Gili M, Perez V, Roca M, Saiz-Ruiz J.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Protocol: examining the effectiveness of an adaptive implementation intervention to improve uptake of the VA suicide risk identification strategy: a sequential multiple assignment randomized trial - Bahraini NH, Matarazzo BB, Barry CN, Post EP, Forster JE, Dollar KM, Dobscha SK, Brenner LA.
BACKGROUND: In 2018, the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) mandated implementation of a national suicide risk identification strategy (Risk ID). The goal of Risk ID is to improve the detection and management of suicide risk by standardizing suicide risk... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Adherence to World Health Organization guideline on suicide reporting by media in Taiwan: a surveillance study from 2010 to 2018 - Wu CY, Lee MB, Liao SC, Chan CT, Chen CY.
BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: Significant associations between suicide behaviors and inappropriate suicide reports in the media have been reported. The study aimed to examine the quality of long-term suicide reports under surveillance by the Taiwan Suicide Preventio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Calls to helplines in Australia following media reports of Robin Williams' suicide - Pirkis J, Currier D, Too LS, Bryant M, Bartlett S, Sinyor M, Spittal MJ.
OBJECTIVE: In the United States, there was an increase in calls to helplines following media reporting of Robin Williams' suicide. We aimed to determine whether this was the case in Australia. METHOD: The helpline services Lifeline and Beyond Blue prov... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Google searches for suicide and suicide risk factors in the early stages of the COVID-19 pandemic - Halford EA, Lake AM, Gould MS.
A novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), which causes the COVID-19 respiratory illness, emerged in December of 2019 and has since spread globally. The dramatic lifestyle changes and stressors associated with this pandemic pose a threat to mental health and have t... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Online disinhibition and internet communication of non-suicidal self-injury - Corcoran VP, Andover MS.
OBJECTIVE: Non-suicidal self-injury (NSSI) is of concern given the increased risk for suicide attempt. Prevalence rates of NSSI are highest among adolescents and young adults. These groups also exhibit the highest rates of Internet use. Previous research s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

C-SSRS performance in emergency department patients at high risk for suicide - Brown LA, Boudreaux ED, Arias SA, Miller IW, May AM, Camargo CA, Bryan CJ, Armey MF.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the psychometric and predictive performance of the Columbia-Suicide Severity Rating Scale (C-SSRS) in emergency department (ED) patients with suicidal ideation or attempts (SI/SA). METHODS: Participants (n = 1,376, mean age 36.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Patient-reported outcomes in major depressive disorder with suicidal ideation: a real-world data analysis using PatientsLikeMe platform - Borentain S, Nash AI, Dayal R, DiBernardo A.
BACKGROUND: The current analysis utilized data collected via an online patient community platform, PatientsLikeMe (PLM) to compare patient-reported experiences in patients with major depressive disorder (MDD) with suicidal ideation (MDSI) to those with MDD... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Unusual attempted suicide or covered attempted homicide? A neck stabbing case report and review of literature - Stassi C, Mondello C, Baldino G, Benedetto F, La Corte F, Salamone I, Sapienza D, Cardia L, Ventura Spagnolo E.
A medico-legal consult is frequently required in a clinical context in order to assess the eventual compatibility of specific wounds with a self- or hetero-infliction. Accordingly, the case of a 52-year-old man with a single, penetrating stab wound of the ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Exploring patterns and predictors of suicidal ideation among pregnant and postpartum women living with HIV in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania - Knettel BA, Mwamba RN, Minja L, Goldston DB, Boshe J, Watt MH, KCMC Option B+ study team.
This study examined patterns and predictors of suicidal ideation among women living with HIV in... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Research progress on the relationship between genetic polymorphism and violent behavior of patients with schizophrenia - Xu S, Liang YY, Hong BX, Liu X, Liu YY.
Schizophrenia is a common disease characterized by thinking obstructions and accompanied by cognitive, emotional and behavioral disorders. Under the control of psychiatric symptoms, patients with schizophrenia may self-injure or impulsively wound others, r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The role of epigenetic dysregulation in suicidal behaviors - Fiori LM, Turecki G.
Suicidal behaviors have been associated with both heritable genetic variables and environmental risk factors. Epigenetic processes, such as DNA methylation, have important roles in mediating the effects of the environment on behavior. Dysregulation of thes... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

The role of the 5-HTTLPR polymorphism in acquired capability for suicide - Wannemueller A, Forkmann T, Glaesmer H, Juckel G, Paashaus L, Rath D, Sch önfelder A, Moser D, Kumsta R, Teismann T.
OBJECTIVE: According to the Interpersonal Psychological Theory of Suicide, capability for suicide comprises two dimensions: fearlessness about death and elevated pain tolerance. The short (S) allelic variant of the serotonin transporter gene-linked polymor... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Lithium in drinking water linked with lower suicide rates
(University of Sussex) Naturally occurring lithium in public drinking water may have an anti-suicidal effect - according to a new study from Brighton and Sussex Medical School (BSMS) and the Institute of Psychiatry, Psychology& Neuroscience at King's College London.Published in the British Journal of Psychiatry, the study collated research from around the world and found that geographical areas with relatively high levels or concentration of lithium in public drinking water had correspondingly lower suicide rates. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - July 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Major trauma due to suicide attempt: increased workload but not mortality - Nohl A, Ohmann T, Kamp O, Waydhas C, Schildhauer TA, Dudda M, Hamsen U.
INTRODUCTION: Suicide attempt is a common cause for major trauma. Due to the underlying psychiatric disease, patients' compliance or even prognosis may be reduced. Modalities of discharge after surgical acute care might differ. METHODS: Retrospective s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The Ultra Brief Checklist for Suicidality - Yoon S, Park K, Choi KH.
BACKGROUND: Accurately identifying patients at an elevated risk of suicide in minimal time is an important mental health issue. Therefore, we developed the Ultra Brief Checklist for Suicidality (UBCS) and reported its psychometric properties. METHODS: ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Financial strain and suicide attempts in a nationally representative sample of US adults - Elbogen EB, Lanier M, Montgomery AE, Strickland S, Wagner HR, Tsai J.
Although research has identified many suicide risk factors, the relationship between financial strain and suicide has received less attention. Using data representative of the US adult population (n  = 34,653) from wave 1 (2001-2002) and wave 2 (2004-2005... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Individuals with untreated psychiatric disorders and suicide in the COVID-19 era - Sher L.
The coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic began in China at the end of 2019 and has quickly spread around the world.1 Millions of people across the globe are infected and hundreds of thousands have died. The COVID-19 crisis is associated with very s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Neither God nor others: a qualitative study of strategies for avoiding suicide among homeless people - Testoni I, Russotto S, Zamperini A, Pompele S, De Leo D.
Introduction Drug addiction and alcoholism characterize the existential condition of most homeless people, while the risk of suicide runs in parallel. OBJECTIVEs Following the Provisional Model (PM), this study aimed to explore the relationships be... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Adopting a peer-to-peer approach to trainee suicide prevention - Eldridge A, Chen J, Furnari M, Makowichuk K, Black WE.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Assessment of near-term risk for suicide attempts using the suicide crisis inventory - Barzilay S, Assounga K, Veras J, Beaubian C, Bloch-Elkouby S, Galynker I.
This study tested the consistency and validity of... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Financial strain and risk of suicide in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic - Elbogen EB, Lanier M, Montgomery AE, Strickland S, Wagner HR, Tsai J.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Reckoning with the relation between stressors and suicide attempts in a time of CoViD-19 - Ettman CK, Gradus JL, Galea S.
The Covid-19 pandemic presents a unique set of risk exposures to populations, which may lead to an increase in suicide. While large-scale traumatic events are known to increase psychological disorders, thus far the science has not shown a clear link betwee... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Need to establish a new adolescent suicide prevention programme in South Korea - Liu J.
Adolescent suicide is the leading cause of death among South Korean (Korean) youth. Despite great efforts being made towards suicide prevention in Korea, the suicide rate has not decreased significantly. There is an urgent need for a new adolescent suicide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk factors observed in the last 30 days of life among student suicides: distinguishing characteristics of college and university student suicides - Berman AL.
This study explores risk factors observed in the last 30  days of life of college and u... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Self-injurious and suicidal behavior in young adults, teens, and children with epilepsy: a population-based study - Wirrell EC, Bieber ED, Vanderwiel A, Kreps S, Weaver AL.
OBJECTIVE: Whereas studies in adult epilepsy patients have shown higher rates of suicidal ideation and attempt, such studies in children are limited. Using the Rochester Epidemiology Project database, we compared the risk of self-injurious behavior and sui... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicidal behavior risks during adolescent pregnancy in a low-resource setting: a qualitative study - Musyimi CW, Mutiso VN, Nyamai DN, Ebuenyi I, Ndetei DM.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is one of the most common causes of death among female adolescents. A greater risk is seen among adolescent mothers who become pregnant outside marriage and consider suicide as the solution to unresolved problems. We aimed to investigat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Higher Legal Age for Handgun Sales Tied to Fewer Teen Suicides
Currently, there are 33 states where 18 - year - olds can legally buy handguns (Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 24, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Family Medicine, Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, Journal, Source Type: news

National suicide management guidelines with family as an intervention and suicide mortality rates: a systematic review protocol - Panesar B, Soni D, Khan MI, Bdair F, Holek M, Tahir T, Woo J, Khumalo N, Thabane L, Samaan Z.
INTRODUCTION: Suicidal behaviour remains a major public health challenge worldwide. Several countries have developed national suicide guidelines aimed at raising awareness of and preventing deaths by suicide. One of the interventions often mentioned in the... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news