Japan's serial ‘Twitter killer’ sentenced to death
A Japanese court on Tuesday sentenced a man to death for killing and dismembering nine people, most of whom had posted suicidal thoughts... (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 15, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Depression Linked to Suicidal Ideation Among Physicians
MONDAY, Dec. 14, 2020 -- Depression, but not physician burnout, is associated with suicidal ideation among physicians, while burnout is associated with increased self-reported medical errors, according to a study published online Dec. 9 in JAMA... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 14, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Depression as a mediator between frequent nightmares and non-suicidal self-injury among adolescents: a 3-wave longitudinal model - Liu ZZ, Tein JY, Jia CX, Liu X.
This study explores the longitudinal mediating effect of d... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Editorial: Household firearms, child access prevention laws, and adolescent suicide - Stevens J, Bridge JA.
In the United States, suicide is the second leading cause of death among adolescents aged 14 to 18 years, and the rate of suicide increased 61% between 2009 and 2018. During this period, 15,951 14- to 18-year-olds died by suicide, with 6,794 (42.6%) deaths... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Increased risk of suicidal behaviour in non-European international adoptees decreases with age - a Swedish national cohort study - Hjern A, Palacios J, Vinnerljung B, Manhica H, Lindblad F.
BACKGROUND: Non-European international adoptees in Sweden were shown to have a three-to fourfold higher risk of suicidal behaviour in youth during 1986-1995 compared with the general population. The aim of this study was to investigate whether this high ri... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The acceptability of screening for suicide risk among youth in outpatient medical settings: child and parent perspectives - Tipton MV, Arruda-Colli MNF, Bedoya SZ, Pao M, Wiener L.
OBJECTIVE: Psychosocial providers in medical settings are increasingly being asked to identify suicide risk in youth with medical illnesses. This pilot study aimed to determine the acceptability of suicide risk screening among youth with cancer and other s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 14, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Helping Women to Step out of the ‘Shadow Pandemic’ of Women Abuse
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PTSD, Depression Combo Tied to High Risk for Early Death in Women PTSD, Depression Combo Tied to High Risk for Early Death in Women
Women with PTSD and comorbid depression have a nearly fourfold increased risk for early death from a variety of causes, including heart and respiratory disease, accidents, and suicide.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 14, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Health-behaviors associated with the growing risk of adolescent suicide attempts: a data-driven cross-sectional study - Wei Z, Mukherjee S.
PURPOSE: Identify and examine the associations between health behaviors and increased risk of adolescent suicide attempts, while controlling for socio-economic and demographic differences. DESIGN: A data-driven analysis using cross-sectional data. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

The feasibility of using smartphone apps to manage self-harm and suicidal acts in adolescents admitted to an inpatient mental health ward - Muscara F, Ng O, Crossley L, Lu S, Kalisch L, Melvin G, Gronow S, Prakash C, Anderson V.
OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study is to assess the feasibility (uptake, retention and adherence) and acceptability of a combination of smartphone apps to deliver a digitized safety plan, BeyondNow, and personalized management strategies, BlueIce, with adole... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 12, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Association between parental marital status and types of suicidal behavior among Korean adolescents: a cross-sectional study - Park YS, Park EC.
This study aimed to identify associations between parental marital status and suicidal behavior. METHODS: This study analyzed 118 715 middle and high school students from the 13th and 14th Korea Youth... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Characteristics of interpersonal conflicts preceding youth suicide: analysis of data from the 2017 National Violent Death Reporting System - Orlins E, DeBois K, Chatfield SL.
BACKGROUND: Deaths by suicide among US adolescents aged 10 to 19 increased by more than 85% between 2007 and 2017. Interpersonal conflicts with peers or family members, in combination with biological, psychological, and cognitive attributes of adolescents,... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Pregnancy-associated deaths from homicide, suicide, and drug overdose: review of research and the intersection with intimate partner violence - Campbell J, Matoff-Stepp S, Velez ML, Cox HH, Laughon K.
The leading causes of pregnancy-associated deaths, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, are homicide, suicide, and drug overdose. Intimate partner violence during pregnancy has been shown to contribute to maternal mortality from pr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Risk factors associated with suicide clusters in Australian youth: identifying who is at risk and the mechanisms associated with cluster membership - Hill NTM, Spittal MJ, Pirkis J, Torok M, Robinson J.
BACKGROUND: It is unclear who is at risk of being involved in a suicide cluster and whether suicide clusters are influenced by the social transmission of suicidal behaviour, assortative relating, or a combination of both. Methods: Suicide clusters invo... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Ten years psychosocial outcomes among adolescents following suicide attempts  - early recurrence and psychosocial outcomes - Ligier F, Kurzenne M, Kabuth B, Guillemin F.
OBJECTIVES: A suicide attempt (SA) is a major risk factor of recurrent SA in adolescence and may be associated with psychological or social problems in the future. REPEATERS is a longitudinal study which examines the long-term psychosocial outcome of adole... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Psychotic like experiences are associated with suicide ideation and behavior in 9 to 10  year old children in the United States - Grattan RE, Karcher NR, Maguire AM, Hatch B, Barch DM, Niendam TA.
Those experiencing psychotic like experiences (PLEs) are at higher risk for suicide ideation and behavior. However, it is unclear if PLEs are related to suicide ideation and behavior in children, and whether other factors such as impulsivity or emotion dys... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 11, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

3-digit suicide prevention hotline gets green light from House of Commons
A national three-digit suicide prevention hotline is a step closer to becoming a reality today. On Friday the House of Commons voted unanimously in favour of a Conservative motion calling on the federal government to act immediately to set up a national 988 number that consolidates all existing suicide crisis numbers. (Source: CBC | Health)
Source: CBC | Health - December 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: News/Politics Source Type: news

Suicides in Japan increase for fifth straight month, police data shows
By prefecture, the number of suicides recorded was highest in Tokyo, at 198, followed by Kanagawa, at 116, and Saitama, at 107. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on the frequency of primary care-recorded mental illness and self-harm episodes in the UK: population-based cohort study of 14 million individuals, Lancet Psychiatry
There has been extensive discussion, some of it data-based1 but much of it speculative, on the effect of the COVID-19 pandemic on suicide. Since death by suicide requires thorough investigation by professionals, such as coroners, collecting timely data on these deaths is challenging. Self-harm, an important public health concern in its own right, often precedes suicide, and can be used as a proxy outcome to identify how the pandemic has affected population mental health. (Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH))
Source: Current Awareness Service for Health (CASH) - December 11, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Kennedy, NIMH Demand Urgent Action on COVID-19 Mental Health Toll Kennedy, NIMH Demand Urgent Action on COVID-19 Mental Health Toll
A public –private partnership, led by mental health advocate Patrick Kennedy and the head of the NIMH, want urgent action to address the wave of mental illness and suicide caused by COVID-19.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines)
Source: Medscape Emergency Medicine Headlines - December 11, 2020 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: Psychiatry News Source Type: news

Psychiatric disorders explain increased risk for self-harm in autism spectrum disorders
(University of Turku) A population-based study revealed reasons behind elevated suicide risk, attempted suicides, and other self-harm, which require special health care, among adolescents and young adults with autism spectrum disorders. Comorbid disorders, especially non-affective psychoses and affective and anxiety disorders, explained the risk. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Impact of class-level labelling change on prescriptions of antidepressants for adolescents: an interrupted time-series study using a health insurance claims database in Japan, 2005-2013 - Ogino Y, Schmidt AJ.
This study evaluates the impact of the labelling change on AD prescriptions and Japa... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 10, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Deaths By Suicide In Japan Surpassed Deaths By Covid-19: Here ’s What That Means For The U.S.
Japan recently made headlines for data suggesting that more people there had died by suicide in October than had died all of the pandemic from Covid-19. Shocking, yet lacking nuance, many were left wondering what this data means for the United States. Here, experts answer that question and more. (Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News)
Source: Forbes.com Healthcare News - December 9, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: Jessica Gold, Contributor Tags: Healthcare /healthcare Innovation /innovation Editors' Pick editors-pick Coronavirus Source Type: news

The World Is Headed for 3 Degrees of Warming This Century, U.N. Report Warns —But a Green Pandemic Recovery Could Offer Hope
Dense U.N. reports may not make onto anyone’s must read list for the holidays, so think of the United Nations Environment Program’s 2020 Emissions Gap survey as a warning letter from Santa, on behalf of the planet. The report, released today, is published at the end of every year and measures national commitments to reduce emissions against what science says is needed to limit global warming to an increase of 1.5°C above pre-industrial levels, the goal set out by the 2015 Paris Agreement. This year, we are still firmly on the naughty list, as we have been for the past five years: Despite a brief dip in carb...
Source: TIME: Science - December 9, 2020 Category: Science Authors: Aryn Baker Tags: Uncategorized climate change embargoed study Londontime overnight Source Type: news

Psychotherapy and youth suicide prevention: an interpretative phenomenological analysis of specialist clinicians' experiences - Janackovski A, Deane FP, Hains A.
The study explored psychologists' experiences in delivering short-term psychotherapy for suicidal adolescents and sought to clarify how these experiences fit with empirically supported interventions and the interpersonal psychological theory of suicide. Se... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 9, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

FCC: Implementation of the National Suicide Hotline Improvement Act of 2018
Notice from the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) seeking comment on issues to inform the location identification report for the national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline. This notice also clarifies that the designation of 988 as the universal telephone number within the United States for the national suicide prevention and mental health crisis hotline will take effect on October 17, 2021. Comments by December 21, 2020 and reply comments by January 11, 2021. (Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center)
Source: Federal Register updates via the Rural Assistance Center - December 8, 2020 Category: Rural Health Source Type: news

' Worrisome' Rates of Suicidal Thoughts in Kids With Epilepsy'Worrisome' Rates of Suicidal Thoughts in Kids With Epilepsy
Children with epilepsy have elevated rates of depression and anxiety, which contribute to about 1 in 10 exhibiting signs of suicidal thoughts and behaviors, new research shows.Medscape Medical News (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - December 8, 2020 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Source Type: news

Understanding the context of suicides by older men compared with younger old men and women - King K, Schlichthorst M, Millar C, Sutherland G, Too LS.
This study aimed to determine the context of suicide by men aged 85 yea... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

The first COVID-19 infanticide-suicide case: financial crisis and fear of COVID-19 infection are the causative factors - Mamun MA, Bhuiyan AKMI, Manzar MD.
BACKGROUND: The global suicide occurrences have been aggravated because of COVID-19 crisis-related issues such as fear of infection, the financial crisis, being infected with COVID-19, loneliness, social boycott, etc. Although two studies reported about th... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

A call to intervene: suicide risk among nursing students - Stubin CA.
Researchers have found that nursing students are experiencing stress and mental health issues at higher rates than the general college student population. Emphasis should be placed on assessing nursing student stress, with increased efforts toward early de... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Young Adults Source Type: news

Association of social support during adolescence with depression, anxiety, and suicidal ideation in young adults - Scardera S, Perret LC, Ouellet-Morin I, Gariepy G, Juster RP, Boivin M, Turecki G, Tremblay RE, C ôté S, Geoffroy MC.
Importance: Mental health problems are common during the transition from adolescence to young adulthood. Although perceived social support and mental health problems have been shown to be concurrently associated, longitudinal studies are lacking to documen... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Hike in student suicides - Consequence of online classes? - Balachandran AK, Alagarsamy S, Mehrolia S.
COVID-19 has significantly become more than a health crisis. By focusing on all of the nations it contacts, it has made ravaging social, financial and political emergencies that will leave profound scars. Many the world's most noteworthy urban communities ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Perceptions of LGBQ+ youth and experts of suicide prevention video messages targeting LGBQ+ youth: qualitative study - Kirchner S, Till B, Ploderl M, Niederkrotenthaler T.
BACKGROUND: Young lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer  as well as other sexual/gender minorities (LGBTQ+) persons have higher rates of suicidal ideation and behavior compared to their non-LGBTQ+ peers, particularly during their coming out. The "It... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Sources of suicide methods: a survey in undergraduate students of a Northern Thai university with history of suicidal thoughts - Chompoosri P.
OBJECTIVE: to understand how undergraduate students with history of suicidal thoughts retrieve information on suicide method. METHOD: This is a cross-sectional descriptive study using custom self-rated questionnaires consisting of demographic data, his... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide among children during Covid-19 pandemic: an alarming social issue - Balachandran AK, Alagarsamy S, Mehrolia S.
The COVID-19 pandemic has caused havoc in the lives of the people. The fear and insecurity it has brought in its wake is not restricted to the increasing number of active reported cases and deaths, but also to the looming economic crisis and recession. Add... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Suicide attempts among 1,437 adolescents aged 12-17 years attending junior high schools in Ghana - Nii-Boye Quarshie E, Andoh-Arthur J.
BACKGROUND: Emerging research on suicidal behaviors among adolescents in Ghana has been conducted mainly among senior high school students. Aims: We aimed to estimate the 12-month prevalence of suicide attempts and describe some of the general and gender-s... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Asia and COVID-19; the need to continue mental health care to prevent the spread of suicide in the elderly - Badrfam R, Zandifar A.
The probable impact of infection with severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) on the mental health of patients and other individuals in the community, especially its probable role in the suicide situation at the community level, is an ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Depressed older patients with death wishes: experimental evidence for psychotherapists' age and health bias - Kessler EM, Gr ünewald L, Schäfer T.
This study investigates how this group of patients with highest suicide r... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

A Post-Pandemic Bucket List (and What To Do In the Meantime)
A version of this article appeared in It’s Not Just You, a new newsletter by Susanna Schrobsdorff, TIME Editor at Large. Subscribe here to have It’s Not Just You delivered to your inbox weekly. 🌞 Well hello! I’m so glad you’re here. This week we have some thoughts on life after COVID, a Taraji P. Henson TIME100 Talks interview about being vulnerable, gorgeous words from poet Ross Gay, plus a callout for your personal Person of the Year. A POST-PANDEMIC BUCKET LIST Oh, the things we’ll do when the vaccines are distributed and the pandemic is over! Don’t we all have a post-COVID buck...
Source: TIME: Health - December 6, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Susanna Schrobsdorff Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen It's Not Just You Source Type: news

U.N. chief calls on humanity to end 'war on nature'
"Humanity is waging war on nature. This is suicidal," U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres said in a speech. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 5, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Admission to a UK major trauma centre following deliberate self-harm and attempted suicide: prevalence and outcomes - Hardwick K, Bellew M.
BackgroundThe incidence of suicide is increasing and for every suicide many more attempt it. Exploring such admissions to UK Major Trauma Centres improves our understanding.METHODSData on admissions to the Leeds Major Trauma Centre (2013?2016) foll... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Correlates of suicidal ideation and behaviors among former military personnel not enrolled in the Veterans Health Administration - Raines AM, Allan NP, Franklin CL, Huet AM, Constans JI, Stecker T.
The current study sought to explore suicidal concomitants, both demographic and psychological, among former military personal. The sample included 645 veterans who are at increased risk for suicide but have not yet pursued Veterans Health Administration (V... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Suicide prevention, part 2: Evidence-based practices, cost-effectiveness, and future directions - Goldman ML, Dixon LB.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: en... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Economics of Injury and Safety, PTSD, Injury Outcomes Source Type: news

Alterations in gray matter volumes and intrinsic activity in the prefrontal cortex are associated with suicide attempts in patients with bipolar disorder - Zhao Y, Wang L, Edmiston EK, Womer FY, Jiang X, Wu F, Kong L, Zhou Y, Wang F, Tang Y, Wei S.
Bipolar disorder (BD) is associated with increased suicidal behavior. Understanding the neural features of suicide attempts (SA) in patients with BD is critical to preventing suicidal behavior. The prefrontal cortex (PFC) is a key region related to SA. In ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Evidence for an association between inflammatory markers and suicide: a cohort study based on 359,849 to 462,747 Taiwanese adults - Russell AE, Mars B, Wen CP, Chang SS, Gunnell D.
BACKGROUND: Biological markers of suicide risk have the potential to inform prevention and treatment efforts. It has recently been hypothesised that inflammation may influence mood and in turn suicide risk. We investigated the association between indicator... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Changes in suicide reporting quality and deaths in Ontario following publication of national media guidelines - Sinyor M, Kiss A, Williams M, Zaheer R, Pirkis J, Heisel MJ, Schaffer A, Redelmeier DA, Cheung AH, Niederkrotenthaler T.
BACKGROUND: Media guidelines can influence suicide-related reporting quality and may impact suicide rates. AIM: Our study aimed to investigate the quality of suicide-related reporting after the release of the 2009 Canadian Psychiatric Association (... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Do online media adhere to the responsible suicide reporting guidelines? A cross sectional study from India - Raj S, Ghosh A, Sharma B, Goel S.
BACKGROUND: The content and nature of media reports could influence suicide prevention measures. AIM: To evaluate contemporary online media reports' compliance with guidelines for responsible reporting of suicidal acts from Indian resources. METHOD... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Jurisprudence, Laws, Legislation, Policies, Rules Source Type: news

Celebrity suicide - Hedman-Robertson AS, Sage SK.
BACKGROUND: Increased suicides following media coverage of celebrities' suicide deaths have been documented in several countries. Recommendations for Reporting on Suicide were published to provide guidance for media professionals when covering suicide. Res... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Media, Marketing, and Internet Issues Source Type: news

Connecting with social and emotional well-being in rural Australia: an evaluation of 'We-Yarn', an Aboriginal gatekeeper suicide prevention workshop - Davies K, Read DMY, Booth A, Turner N, Gottschall K, Perkins D.
OBJECTIVE: This evaluation considered the potential of We-Yarn, a suicide prevention gatekeeper training workshop, to contribute to Aboriginal suicide prevention in rural New South Wales. DESIGN: A mixed methods approach included surveys, in-depth inte... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news

Se-won Lim and standardized suicide prevention program for gatekeeper intervention in Korea (Bogo Deudgo Malhagi, Suicide CARE) - Lee HY.
Prof. Se-Won Lim (Figure 1) played a pivotal role in creating the Standardized Suicide Prevention Program for Gatekeeper Intervention in Korea. Korean people call this program Bogo Deudgo Malhagi. 'Bogo' means 'looking' (Careful observation). 'Deudgo' mean... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Program and Other Evaluations, Effectiveness Studies Source Type: news