Suicide prevention in the Western Pacific Region - Pirkis J, Amad éo S, Beautrais A, Phillips M, Yip PSF.
This article draws on internationally available data to describe the epidemiology of suicide and self-harm in the World Health Organization (WHO) Western Pacific Region. It then describes the suicide prevention activities in the region, using in-depth ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide prevention in  the Americas - Silverman MM, Barnaby L, Mishara BL, Reidenberg DJ.
The Americas encompass the entirety of the continents of North America and South America, representing 49 countries. Together, they make up most of Earth's western hemisphere. The population is over 1 billion (2006 figure), with over 65 % living in one... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide and suicide prevention from a global perspective - Arensman E, Scott V, De Leo D, Pirkis J.
In this introductory article, we provide the background and rationale for the compilation of overviews of national suicide prevention strategies from all geographic regions globally. Currently, suicide is the second leading cause of death among young p... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Suicide prevention in the African Region - Osafo J, Asante KO, Akotia CS.
This paper addresses national responses to suicide prevention in the African region. Eighteen countries responded, of which none had a national suicide prevention strategy in place and only three countries, namely Algeria, Congo, and Madagascar, were i... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 29, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Systematic review of meta-analyses: exercise effects on depression in children and adolescents - Wegner M, Amatriain-Fern ández S, Kaulitzky A, Murillo-Rodriguez E, Machado S, Budde H.
BACKGROUND: Depression is a common threat to children and adolescents in terms of affecting psychosocial development and increasing their risk of suicide. Apart from conventional treatments for depression, physical exercise has become a promising alternati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Concerns about suicide among Asian Americans: the need for outreach? - Leung CA.
Suicide was the ninth leading cause of death for Asian Americans in 2017. The growth of Asian American populations has led to more discussions about suicide prevention efforts. A 128-item needs assessment survey was administered at cultural events in 10 pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Suicide, fatal injuries and drowning among the crews of United Kingdom and Bermuda registered cruise and passenger ships from 1976 to 2018 - Carter T, John A, Williams JG, Roberts SE.
BACKGROUND: Little has been reported about mortality among crews in passenger shipping. The aim of the study was to determine the detailed causes and circumstances of deaths from unnatural causes among crews employed in United Kingdom (UK) and Bermudan reg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

Suicide prevention programs - Platt S, Niederkrotenthaler T.
This chapter presents a narrative synthesis of the evidence relating to the effectiveness of 13 different approaches (interventions) that have been incorporated into national suicide prevention programs. These approaches are presented in an analytic fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Suicide prevention: clinic, community, classroom - Scheyett A.
Suicide is a critical and growing problem in the United States. This major health challenge results in tragic early loss of life, devastates families, disrupts communities, and affects all of us. One recent study (Cerel et al., 2016) estimated that 48 ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Understanding the complex of suicide in depression: from research to clinics - Orsolini L, Latini R, Pompili M, Serafini G, Volpe U, Vellante F, Fornaro M, Valchera A, Tomasetti C, Fraticelli S, Alessandrini M, La Rovere R, Trotta S, Martinotti G, Di Giannantonio M, De Berardis D.
OBJECTIVE: Amongst psychiatric disorders, major depressive disorder (MDD) is the most prevalent, by affecting approximately 15-17% of the population and showing a high suicide risk rate equivalent to around 15%. The present comprehensive overview aims at e... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Validation of an electronic health record-based suicide risk prediction modeling approach across multiple health care systems - Barak-Corren Y, Castro VM, Nock MK, Mandl KD, Madsen EM, Seiger A, Adams WG, Applegate RJ, Bernstam EV, Klann JG, McCarthy EP, Murphy SN, Natter M, Ostasiewski B, Patibandla N, Rosenthal GE, Silva GS, Wei K, Weber GM, Weiler SR, Reis BY, Smoller JW.
IMPORTANCE: Suicide is a leading cause of mortality, with suicide-related deaths increasing in recent years. Automated methods for individualized risk prediction have great potential to address this growing public health threat. To facilitate their adoptio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Assessing the clinical utility of the MMPI-2-RF in detecting suicidal ideation in a high acuity, partially-hospitalized veteran sample - Khazem LR, Anestis JC, Erbes CR, Ferrier-Auerbach AG, Schumacher MM, Arbisi PA.
The Minnesota Multiphasic Personality Inventory-2-Restructured Form (MMPI-2-RF; Ben-Porath& Tellegen, 2008/2011) has demonstrated utility in suicide risk assessment. Limited research with the MMPI-2-RF in higher acuity populations exists, particularly reg... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 28, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Sexual minorities and teen suicide attempts in a southeastern state with prominent exclusionary policies - Richardson SC, Hales T, Meehan E, Waters A.
This study examines differences in suicide-related behaviors between heterosexual and sexual minority youth in a southeastern state with exclusionary policies. Furthermore, it seeks to further knowledge regarding risk factors for suicide attempts among sex... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide on college campuses: a public health framework and case illustration - Cramer RJ, Judah MR, Badger NL, Holley AM, Judd S, Peterson M, Hager N, Vandecar-Burdin T, Foss JJ.
Suicide-related behavior (SRB) is a growing mental health concern on college campuses. We argue that causes of this rising trend go beyond student stress, to include outdated campus policies, overburdened counseling center staffing, and untapped targets fo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

US gun violence and deaths - Winker M, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Rivara FP.
The crisis of gun violence in the United States continues unabated. In 2018, of 39  740 firearm deaths, 24 432 were suicides (roughly half of all suicides) and 13 958 were homicides, with Mississippi, Alabama, and Wyoming having the highest rates ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Commentary Source Type: news

Petechial hemorrhages in suicide by hanging: possible contributing variables in petechial development - Sundal JA, M æhle BO, Eide GE, Morild I.
Hemorrhagic petechiae in the conjunctiva and the skin have been related to type of suspension and body height of the victims of hangings. In 265 cases of hanging, we retrospectively examined whether petechiae relate to type of suspension, body weight and h... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Drowning, Suffocation Source Type: news

A troubling notification - Razmjou AA.
This piece discusses an internal medicine trainee's attempt to process the untimely death of a patient seen in primary clinic by suicide. More specifically, it explores the role mental health may have played in the patient's care, and the possibility of th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Climate change and risk of completed suicide - Dumont C, Haase E, Dolber T, Lewis J, Coverdale J.
Climate change is increasingly recognized as having multiple adverse mental health effects, many of which are just beginning to be understood. The elevated rates of suicides observed in some communities affected by climate change and rising rates of suicid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Suicidological research in epilepsy: problems of methodology - Zinchuk MS, Avedisova AS, Pashnin EV, Voinova NI, Guekht AB.
The review highlights contemporary views on the problem of suicide in patients with epilepsy. The most relevant theories are presented that describe the emergence of suicidal thoughts and the transition to suicidal attempts. Along with a description of ris... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

The risk of suicidal behavior in patients with epilepsy - Neznanov NG, Mikhailov VA, Shova NI, Popov NI, Druzhinin AK, Kissin MY.
AIM: To study a role of psychopathological and social factors in the development of suicidal behavior in patients with different forms of epilepsy. MATERIAL AND METHODS: One hundred and nineteen patients with epilepsy, 57 men and 62 women, mean age 40.7 ±0... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Effects of electroconvulsive therapy on short-term suicide mortality in a risk-matched patient population - Peltzman T, Shiner B, Watts BV.
This study assess... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Committing suicide with handgun wounds in the head using a defective firearm: about 2 unusual autopsy cases - Durfort C, Cappy J, Lorin de la Grandmaison G.
We report 2 unusual autopsy cases with head handgun wounds using defective firearms in a suicidal context. In the first case, a 78-year-old man was found hanged from a tree, with a Lefaucheux revolver lying on the tree. In the right temporal region, there ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 27, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Adolescent suicide in India: significance of public health prevention plan - Cherian AV, Lukose A, Rappai R, Vijaya Sagar KJ, Armstrong G.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Clinical profiles and health services patterns of Medicaid-enrolled youths who died by suicide - Fontanella CA, Warner LA, Steelesmith D, Bridge JA, Sweeney HA, Campo JV.
IMPORTANCE: Youth suicide is a major public health problem, and health care settings play a critical role in suicide prevention efforts, but limited data are available to date on health and mental health service use patterns before suicide. OBJECTI... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sleep and suicidality in school-aged adolescents: A prospective study with 2-year follow-up - Gong Q, Li S, Wang S, Li H, Han L.
This study aimed to investigate the association between sleep duration and quality with suicidal behaviors in a group of school-aged adolescents in China. The baseline survey... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Incidence and lethality of suicidal overdoses by drug class - Miller TR, Swedler DI, Lawrence BA, Ali B, Rockett IRH, Carlson NN, Leonardo J.
IMPORTANCE: Prior lethality analyses of suicide means have historically treated drug poisoning other than alcohol poisoning as a lumped category. Assessing risk by drug class permits better assessment of prevention opportunities. OBJECTIVE: To inve... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Associations between sexual assault and suicidal thoughts and behavior: a meta-analysis - Dworkin ER, Decou CR, Fitzpatrick S.
OBJECTIVE: The goal of the present study was to conduct a quantitative review to determine the degree to which specific forms of suicidality (i.e., lifetime and past-year suicidal ideation and attempts) are associated with sexual assault (SA). It also exam... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychosocial work exposures of the job strain model and suicide in France: findings from the STRESSJEM prospective study of 1.5 million men and women over 26 years of follow-up - Niedhammer I, Chastang JF, Coutrot T, Geoffroy-Perez B, Lamontagne AD, Milner A.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 26, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

American Teens Struggling With Mental Health Issues
WEDNESDAY, March 25, 2020 -- Rates of anxiety, depression and suicidal thoughts are all on the rise among U.S. teens, a new study finds. " We aren't sure why this is occurring, but it is clear from this evidence and other epidemiological studies that... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - March 25, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

It is time we start asking: handgun carrying among youth in rural contexts - Culyba AJ.
Firearms are the second leading cause of death among U.S. adolescents and contribute to substantial medical and societal costs [1 ,2 ]. Increases in both firearm homicide and suicide rates have resulted in a 28% relative increase in the rate of firear... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sexual identity-behavior profiles and suicide outcomes among heterosexual, lesbian, and gay sexually active adolescents - Romanelli M, Xiao Y, Lindsey MA.
OBJECTIVE: Adolescents' sexual behaviors can be incongruent with those assumed to align with their sexual identity. Identity-behavior profiles permit the characterization of youth who might remain undetected using a single-dimensional assessment of sexual ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Somatic symptoms and sleep quality as indicators of depression and suicide risk among Korean military conscripts - Shim EJ, Hwang H, Lee KM, Lee JY, Lee SD, Baik MJ, Shin MS, Moon H, Hahm BJ.
This study examined whether somatic symptoms and sleep quality can be indicators of depression and suicide risk in Korean military conscripts. In October and November of 2016, a total of 1,937 conscripts completed a survey that included the patient health ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicidal behavior and associated factors among students in Mettu University, South West Ethiopia, 2019: an institutional based cross-sectional study - Abdu Z, Hajure M, Desalegn D.
BACKGROUND: Suicidal behavior is a leading cause of injury and death worldwide. It is a public health issue that is estimated to contribute more than 2.4% to the global burden of disease by the year 2020. University and college students are among groups af... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide attempt in teenagers: associated factors - D ávila Cervantes CA, Luna Contreras M.
INTRODUCTION: Attempted suicide is the main risk factor for completed suicides. OBJECTIVE: To analyze the prevalen ce of attempted suicide in junior high school and high school students in Mexico City, and its asso ciated factors. SUBJECTS AND METH... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Trauma and suicide risk in college students: does lack of agency, lack of pathways, or both add to further risk? - Lucas AG, Chang EC, Li M, Chang OD, Yu EA, Hirsch JK.
The present study sought to examine trauma history and hope as predictors of suicide risk in a sample of 561 college students. Furthermore, authors aimed to understand whether the lack of hope agency and hope pathways contributed to further risk for suicid... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Victimization, depression, and the suicide cascade in sexual minority youth - Turpin RE, Rosario A, Wang MQ.
Background: Suicidality remains disproportionately prevalent among sexual minority youth, necessitating novel methods of understanding suicide risk in this population. Victimization and depression are especially salient suicide risk factors.Aims:... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Extreme risk-taking behaviors in patients with eating disorders - Stein D, Keller S, Ifergan IS, Shilton T, Toledano A, Pelleg MT, Witztum E.
BACKGROUND: Patients with eating disorders (EDs) engage in different self-inflicted at-risk behaviors, including suicide, attempted suicide and non-suicidal self-injury. Our aim was to describe the occurrence and underlying motivations of non-suicidal extr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Temporal association between zolpidem medication and the risk of suicide: a 12-year population-based, retrospective cohort study - Cho CH, Jee HJ, Nam YJ, An H, Kim L, Lee HJ.
There have been concerns about abuse and unnecessary chronic administration of zolpidem, and zolpidem's relation to suicide risk. To investigate the temporal association of zolpidem with the risk of suicide, we conducted a 12-year, population-based, retros... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Use of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Caffeine and Suicide Attempts: Findings From a Nationally Representative Cross-sectional Study - Cho MS.
In this study, the association between students' substance use and suicide attempts in the past 1 year was examined using secondary data from the 13th Korea Risk Behavior Web-based Survey. Participants were 7th- to 12th-grade students and 50.9% were male. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

The mediating roles of psychological pain and dream anxiety in the relationship between sleep disturbance and suicide - U ğur K, Demirkol ME, Tamam L.
ABSRTACTSuicide is a significant public health problem worldwide, and sleep disturbances have negative effects on mental health and suicidality. Several psychological concepts may mediate the relationship between sleep disturbances and suicide. We aimed to... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Suicide following hospitalisation: systemic treatment failure needs to be the focus rather than risk factors - Stallman HM.
It is concerning that in 2019 suicide risk factors are still being investigated. The risk paradigm has been shown to be ineffective for identifying people likely to die by suicide and at reducing the prevalence of suicide.3 The reasons for this are cle... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide following hospitalisation: systemic treatment failure needs to be the focus rather than risk factors - Authors' reply - Geulayov G, Hawton K.
We thank Helen Stallman for her interest in our Article. It is worth highlighting that the high-risk paradigm has proven to be unsuccessful as an approach to mental health care. Our view is that care should be based on the patients' needs. In our Arti... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Sensitivity to climate and weather changes in euthymic bipolar subjects: association with suicide attempts - Di Nicola M, Mazza M, Panaccione I, Moccia L, Giuseppin G, Marano G, Grandinetti P, Camardese G, De Berardis D, Pompili M, Janiri L.
BACKGROUND: Climate and weather are known to affect multiple areas of human life, including mental health. In bipolar disorder (BD), seasonality represents an environmental trigger for mood switches, and climatic variables may contribute to recurrences. Se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Suicide behavior and meteorological characteristics in hot and arid climate - Yarza S, Vodonos A, Hassan L, Shalev H, Novack V, Novack L.
BACKGROUND: Suicidal behavior is determined by the consequence of an interaction between biological, psychological and sociological factors, as well as between individual and environmental effects. Fluctuations in meteorological factors can modify human be... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Environmental Issues, Climate, Geophysics Source Type: news

Legal liability for returning firearms to suicidal persons who voluntarily surrender them in 50 US states - Gibbons MJ, Fan MD, Rowhani-Rahbar A, Rivara FP.
Temporary transfers of firearms from suicidal persons is a strategy to reduce the incidence of suicide deaths. We discuss a barrier to the effective operation of voluntary temporary firearm transfer laws: the dearth of guidance on the liability for returni... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Suicide and the media: reporting could cost lives - Gunnell D, Biddle L.
Detail, sensationalism, and accounts of the method used are unnecessary and harmful News coverage of television presenter Caroline Flack’s recent death by suicide once again raises public health concerns about media reporting of suicide. Freedom o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Tailored activation of middle-aged men to promote discussion of recent active suicide thoughts: a randomized controlled trial - Jerant A, Duberstein P, Kravitz RL, Stone DM, Cipri C, Franks P.
PURPOSE: Middle-aged men are at high risk of suicide. While about half of those who kill themselves visit a primary care clinician (PCC) shortly before death, in current practice, few spontaneously disclose their thoughts of suicide during the visits, and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Revisiting the relationship between suicide and unemployment in Mexico: evidence from linear and non-linear co-integration - Wang MC, Lin FL, Su HH, Kuo PL.
This study attempts to investigate if suicide is interlinked with unemployment in Mexico by making use of a recently developed Bootstrap ARDL bound test over the years of 1981-2016. To avoid omitting variable bias, we use economic growth rate as a control ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Quantifying the contributions of age, sex, methods, and urbanicity to the changing suicide rate trends in South Korea, 2001-2016 - Chen YY, Yang CT, Cha ES, Sha F, Yip PSF.
PURPOSE: Suicide rates in South Korea have been one of the highest in the world. The aim of this study is to quantify the contributions of age, sex, method, and place of residence to the trends of the suicide rates between 2001 and 2016 in South Korea. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Rural and Agricultural Issues Source Type: news

Clinical characteristics and care pathways of patients with personality disorder who died by suicide - Flynn S, Graney J, Nyathi T, Raphael J, Abraham S, Singh-Dernevik S, Williams A, Kapur N, Appleby L, Shaw J.
BACKGROUND: It is estimated that 1 in 10 people have a personality disorder. People with emotionally unstable personality disorder are at high risk of suicide. Despite being frequent users of mental health services, there is often no clear pathway for pati... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 25, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news