Trends in suicide in a Lithuanian urban population over the period 1984-2003
- Propane-Associated Autoerotic Asphyxiation: Accident or Suicide? Stemberga, Valter; Bralić, Marin; Bosnar, Alan; Čoklo, Miran // Collegium Antropologicum;Jun2007, Vol. 31 Issue 2, p625
Autoerotic fatalities refer to a death resulting from the participation in a sex-related activity designed to heighten sexual arousal. The overwhelming majority of these deaths are due to asphyxia, most open by hanging or ligature compression of the neck. Here we report a case of...
- DRUGS, SEX, AND ACCIDENTAL DEATH INSURANCE. Richmond, Douglas R. // Tort Trial & Insurance Practice Law Journal;Fall2009, Vol. 45 Issue 1, p57
The article presents information on the sex, drugs and accidental death insurance. Accident insurance is commonly known as accidental death and dismemberment (AD&D) coverage. It states that drug abuse and misuse deaths fall into three categories including those involved in deliberate abuse or...
- Air Supply. DALY, IAN // Details;Oct2009, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p154
The article examines the deadly practice of autoerotic asphyxiation (AeA). Psychiatrists have been investigating the phenomenon of AeA for more than 30 years. Studies reveal that most AeA-related deaths have been mislabeled as suicides by police investigators. People who practice AeA combine...
- SUICIDE IN BRIGHTON. Fox, Richard // British Journal of Psychiatry;Jan73, Vol. 122 Issue 566, p116
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article regarding sexual asphyxia by John Edmondson in the October 1972 issue.
- NOW-NYS urges passage of 'Strangulation Prevention Act 2010'. Pappas, Marcia A. // Hudson Valley Business Journal;3/22/2010, Vol. 21 Issue 12, p9
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article on the passage of Strangulation Prevention Act 2010 in New York.
- Distinguishing Suicidal Attempt from Autoerotic Asphyxiation. Mehdi, Askar; Nimkar, Neil; Darwish, Nor; Atallah, Rasha; Usiene, Irmute // Psychiatric Annals;2015, Vol. 45 Issue 6, p285
The article describes the case of a 19-year-old male patient who failed in his suicide attempt via strangulation. Particular focus is given to suicide as a public health problem in the U.S., as well as autoerotic asphyxiation (AEA). Topics discussed are the patient's substance abuse problem,...
- Leading Causes of Unintentional Injury and Suicide Mortality in Canadian Adults Across the Urban-Rural Continuum. BURROWS, STEPHANIE; AUGER, NATHALIE; GAMACHE, PHILIPPE; HAMEL, DENIS // Public Health Reports;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 128 Issue 6, p443
Objective. We examined the leading causes of unintentional injury and suicide mortality in adults across the urban-rural continuum. Methods. Injury mortality data were drawn from a representative cohort of 2,735,152 Canadians aged â‰¥25 years at baseline, who were followed for mortality from...
- SCARFING RISKS AND SAFETY TIPS. Ren, Pega // Xtra West (Vancouver);11/5/2009, Issue 423, p16
The article provides an answer to a question on the risks and safety tips for auto asphyxiation.
- Contributors. // Details;Oct2009, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p48
The article discusses various reports published within the issue including "Sex, Lies, and Videotape" by Kevin Gray, "Air Supply" by Bela Borsodi, and "63 Signs You May Be a Pretentious Tool" by Erica Cerulo.