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

Suicidal ideation among North Korean refugees in South Korea: exploring the influence of social network characteristics by gender - Um MY, Rice E, Lee JO, Kim HJ, Palinkas LA.
Rates of death by suicide among North Korean refugees are three times higher than those among their host-country counterparts in South Korea. However, social and cultural factors predicting suicidality among North Korean refugees are not well known. Thus, ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Universal mental health screening with a focus on suicidal behaviour using smartphones in a Mexican rural community: protocol for the SMART-SCREEN population-based survey - Arenas-Casta ñeda PE, Aroca Bisquert F, Martinez-Nicolas I, Castillo Espíndola LA, Barahona I, Maya-Hernández C, Lavana Hernández MM, Manrique Mirón PC, Alvarado Barrera DG, Treviño Aguilar E, Barrios Núñez A, De Jesus Carlos G, Vildosola Garcés A, Flores Mercado J, Barrigón ML, Artes A, De Leon S, Mol ina-Pizarro CA, Rosado Franco A, Perez-Rodriguez M, Courtet P, Martínez-Alés G, Baca-Garcia E.
INTRODUCTION: Mental disorders represent the second cause of years lived with disability worldwide. Suicide mortality has been targeted as a key public health concern by the WHO. Smartphone technology provides a huge potential to develop massive and fast s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

"Influence of modifiable and non-modifiable variables on functioning in bipolar disorder: a path analytical study" - Cotrena C, Damiani Branco L, Milman Shansis F, Paz Fonseca R.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to investigate the influence of modifiable (mood, cognitive reserve, cognitive performance) and non-modifiable factors (diagnosis, suicide attempts, substance use, age) on self-reported functioning in BD. METHODS: 1... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

An examination of suicidal behaviour among veterans receiving mental-health appointments in person versus clinical video telehealth - Rojas SM, Piccirillo ML, McCann RA, Reger MA, Felker B.
INTRODUCTION: The US Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a national leader in the implementation of clinical video telehealth (CVT) services. Despite the growth of mental-health services offered via CVT, it is unclear to what extent these services are o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Mental health and social care professionals after a patient suicide: interrelation between support needed, sought, and received - Castelli Dransart DA, Heeb JL, Gulfi A.
This article investigates the support needed, sought, and received by professionals following a patient suicide. A self-administered questionnaire about the consequences of patient suicide and support issues was completed by 704 professionals. Profiles of ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

The role of military chaplaincy in addressing service member help avoidance: a critical review with treatment implications - Prazak M, Herbel DO.
The problem of suicide and mental health difficulties generally among military service members has a prominent and central role at present. Notoriously, suicides have long represented more military deaths than actual combat. However, despite attempts to ad... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 24, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Higher Legal Age for Handgun Sales Tied to Fewer Teen Suicides
FRIDAY, July 24, 2020 -- Raising the age of handgun sales from 18 to 21 years may reduce deaths from suicide among 18- to 20-year-olds, according to a study published online July 22 in The BMJ. Julia Raifman, Sc.D., from the Boston University School... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - July 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Homicide-suicide across the lifespan: a mixed methods examination of factors contributing to older adult perpetration - Schwab-Reese LM, Murfree L, Coppola EC, Liu PJ, Hunter AA.
OBJECTIVES: The purpose of this study is to determine how individual and contextual factors that contribute to homicide-suicide (HS) differ between young adults, middle-aged adults, and older adults, and to describe, in detail, the circumstances that lead ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Intersections of firearm suicide, drug-related mortality, and economic dependency in rural America - Kalesan B, Zhao S, Poulson M, Neufeld M, Dechert T, Siracuse JJ, Zuo Y, Li F.
BACKGROUND: Rural counties in the United States have higher firearm suicide rates and opioid overdoses than urban counties. We sought to determine whether rural counties can be grouped based on these "diseases of despair." METHODS: Age-adjusted firearm ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Risk factors for suicidal behaviours after natural disasters: a systematic review - Jafari H, Heidari M, Heidari S, Sayfouri N.
Natural disasters have multiple psychological effects including increased risk of suicide among victims. Reviews have shown that suicidal behaviours can be an aftermath of natural disasters. The present study attempted to identify the suicide-related risk ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Disaster Preparedness Source Type: news

Exploring COVID-19 stress and its factors in Bangladesh: a perception-based study - Islam SMDU, Bodrud-Doza M, Khan RM, Haque MA, Mamun MA.
BACKGROUND: The COVID-19 pandemic has aggregated mental health sufferings throughout the entire world. Suicide completions are the extreme consequences of COVID-19 related psychological burdens, which was reported in many countries including Bangladesh. Ho... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Psychological interventions for people bereaved by suicide: a systematic review - Wagner B, Hofmann L, Grafiadeli R.
BACKGROUND: Suicide bereavement is a significant risk factor for psychological and somatic disorders. However, to date there exists only a limited number of suicide bereavement interventions, and little is known about their efficacy. METHODS: A compute... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Recalculation of trends in mortality from accidents, suicides, and homicides in Argentina, 1997-2018 - Santoro A.
OBJECTIVE: To describe the impact of deficient cause-of-death records on trends in death by suicide and homicide, through imputation of missing information. Methods: Observational and descriptive study of temporal trends in recorded deaths from externa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Telling a complicated grief: a psychodynamic study on mental health nurses' countertransference reactions to patients' suicidal behavior - Caputo A.
A key element of suicide education, training and clinical supervision is enhancing emotional awareness about mental health professionals' countertransference reactions, as emotional responses to patients' suicidal behavior (SB) that may be unbeneficial to ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Using ex-ante economic evaluation to inform research priorities in pesticide self-poisoning prevention: the case of a shop-based gatekeeper training programme in rural Sri Lanka - Margarete Damerow S, Weerasinghe M, Bustamante Madsen L, Schultz Hansen K, Pearson M, Eddleston M, Konradsen F.
OBJECTIVES: Suicide by pesticide self-poisoning is a major public health challenge in low- and middle-income countries. While effectiveness studies are required to test alternative prevention approaches, economic evidence is lacking to inform decision maki... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

High mean platelet volume values may have no association with high lethality suicide attempts - Beyan C, Beyan E.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Nonsuicidal self-injury and identity formation in Indian clinical and nonclinical samples: a comparative study - Gandhi A, Luyckx K, Adhikari A, Parmar D, De Sousa A, Shah N, Maitra S, Claes L.
BACKGROUND: Nonsuicidal self-injury (NSSI) is being increasingly identified as an important emerging mental health issue in the West. Yet, NSSI has not been adequately studied in clinical and nonclinical contexts in countries like India. AIM: The aim o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Pros and cons of mental health treatment: reports from depressed clients with suicidal ideation - Alonzo D.
BACKGROUND: Suicide is a major public health problem; rates in the US have risen significantly across all age groups over the past decade. Outpatient mental health services can help to mitigate the risk of suicide. Despite highly positive effects, fewer th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 23, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

With Tighter Handgun Laws, U.S. Would See Fewer Suicides by Young People
(Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry)
Source: The Doctors Lounge - Psychiatry - July 23, 2020 Category: Psychiatry Tags: Pediatrics, Psychiatry, Emergency Medicine, News, Source Type: news

With Tighter Handgun Laws, U.S. Would See Fewer Suicides by Young People
THURSDAY, July 23, 2020 -- Hundreds of suicides could be prevented in the United States each year if the minimum age for buying a handgun was raised to 21 in the 33 states that have a minimum age of 18, according to a new study. Suicide rates,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - July 23, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Suicidal thoughts and behaviors among women victims of domestic violence referred to social emergency: emphasis on the role of childhood trauma - Babaei K, Osuli B, Ebadi Z, Jadid KSS.
Objectives: Facing childhood trauma can have significant psychological and neuropsychological effects on the individual and provide the basis for many psychological disorders. When faced with a problem associated with childhood memories, they choose ineffe... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The association of loneliness after sudden bereavement with risk of suicide attempt: a nationwide survey of bereaved adults - Pitman AL, King MB, Marston L, Osborn DPJ.
PURPOSE: We aimed to test the hypothesis that among people who experience sudden bereavement, loneliness is associated with post-bereavement suicide attempt and post-bereavement suicidal ideation, even when adjusting for network size. METHODS: We analy... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Best practice in reducing the suicide risk in head and neck cancer patients: a structured review - Twigg JA, Anderson JM, Humphris G, Nixon I, Rogers SN, Kanatas A.
The treatment of head and neck cancer (HNC) is often radical and the patient's journey challenging, especially for individuals who are struggling with pre-existing mental health problems and who lack social support. Patients frequently suffer from high lev... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 22, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Depression and suicide risk at the cross-section of sexual orientation and gender identity for youth - Guz S, Kattari SK, Atteberry-Ash B, Klemmer CL, Call J, Kattari L.
PURPOSE: Adolescence is a developmental phase in which young people begin to explore their identity and seek to understand how their identity fits into the larger society. Although this is a developmental task for all adolescents, it is especially salient ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Gender differences in the development of suicidal behavior among United States military veterans: a national qualitative study - Denneson LM, Tompkins KJ, McDonald KL, Hoffmire CA, Britton PC, Carlson KF, Smolenski DJ, Dobscha SK.
RATIONALE: The rate of suicide mortality among women is increasing in the United States (U.S.), especially among military veterans. Prior research suggests that important gender differences in suicide risk exist, but not enough is known to tailor preventio... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Advancing the understanding of suicide: the need for formal theory and rigorous descriptive research - Millner AJ, Robinaugh DJ, Nock MK.
Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide and perhaps the most puzzling and devastating of all human behaviors. Suicide research has primarily been guided by verbal theories containing vague constructs and poorly specified relationships. We propose two... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Re-testing reported significant SNPs related to suicide in a historical high-risk isolated population from north east India - Gupta G, Deval R, Mishra A, Upadhyay S, Singh PK, Rao VR.
BACKGROUND: Genetic diathesis of suicide is supported by family and twin studies. Few candidate gene pathways are known, but does not explain fully the complexity of suicide genetic risk. Recent investigations opting for Genome-Wide Association Studies (GW... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

The perspectives of adults with suicidal ideation and behaviour regarding their interactions with nurses in mental health and emergency services: a systematic review - Vandewalle J, Van Bos L, Goossens P, Beeckman D, Van Hecke A, Deproost E, Verhaeghe S.
BACKGROUND: In contemporary healthcare, both community and inpatient mental health and emergency services are important help-seeking avenues for persons with suicidal ideation and behaviour. Regarding nursing practice in these services, there is a strong f... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Research Methods, Surveillance and Codes, Models Source Type: news

Hospital suicide due to non-treatment by healthcare staff fearing COVID-19 infection in Bangladesh? - Mamun MA, Bodrud-Doza M, Griffiths MD.
The COVID-19 pandemic has led to individuals fearing COVID-19 infection alongside conditions such anxiety, depression, trauma, and stress. For a small minority, such mental health factors can contribute to suicide. Here we report a novel reason for suicide... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

Sociodemographic factors associated with suicide mortality rates in Mexico, 2012-2016 - D ávila-Cervantes CA.
INTRODUCTION: Mortality due to suicide has increased steadily and continuously in Mexico for more than 40 years. Objective: The main objective was to analyze the sociodemographic factors associated with suicide mortality rates in Mexico between 201... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 21, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Risk Factor Prevalence, Injury Occurrence Source Type: news

A multifaceted expression study of audio-visual suicide notes - Gaur S, Satapathy S, Kaushik R, Sikary AK, Behera C.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Cross-country comparison of media reporting of celebrity suicide in the immediate week: a pilot study - Menon V, Arafat SMY, Akter H, Mukherjee S, Kar SK, Padhy SK.
A growing body of evidence suggests that media reporting of suicide in South-East Asia is imbalanced and poorly adherent to suicide reporting recommendations (Arafat et al., 2020b, 2020a); this is despite substantial evidence indicating a clear link betwee... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Detection of suicidal ideation on social media: multimodal, relational, and behavioral analysis - Ram írez-Cifuentes D, Freire A, Baeza-Yates R, Puntí J, Medina-Bravo P, Velazquez DA, Gonfaus JM, Gonzàlez J.
BACKGROUND: Suicide risk assessment usually involves an interaction between doctors and patients. However, a significant number of people with mental disorders receive no treatment for their condition due to the limited access to mental health care facilit... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - July 20, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news