- Gender Differences in Suicide Attempters in Hungary: Retrospective Epidemiological Study. Fekete, Sandor; Voros, Viktor; Osvath, Peter // Croatian Medical Journal;2005, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p288
Investigates the gender differences in suicidal behavior and the factors associated with suicide attempts in Hungary. Risk factors for suicide; Methodology of the study; Discussions of the results of the study.
- Factores de riesgo y protectores en el suicidio. Un estudio de casos y controles mediante la autopsia psicolÃ³gica. Antón-San-Martín, José M.; Sánchez-Guerrero, Eduardo; Pérez-Costilla, Lucía; Labajos-Manzanares, Ma-Teresa; de-Diego-Otero, Yolanda; Benítez-Parejo, Nicolás; Comino-Ballesteros, Raquel; Perea-Milla López, Emilio; Ramos-Medina, Valentín; López-Calvo, Amalia // Anales de PsicologÃa;oct2013, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p810
Rates, methods and some of the risk factors of suicide seem to depend on geographical and cultural differences, which involve conducting research in specific high-risk areas facing the implementation of preventive strategies. This study seeks to determine the risk and protective factors of...
- Risk Factors for Femicide-Suicide in Abusive Relationships: Results From a Multisite Case Control Study. Koziol-McLain, Jane; Webster, Daniel; McFarlane, Judith; Block, Carolyn Rebecca; Ulrich, Yvonne; Glass, Nancy; Campbell, Jacquelyn C. // Violence & Victims;Feb2006, Vol. 21 Issue 1, p3
The killing of women by men who then lake their own lives (femicide-suicide) is the most common form of homicide-suicide. This study identified femicide-suicide risk factors in an 11-city case-control study of femicide in the United States. Perpetrator, victim, relationship, and incident...
- Clinical Management of Suicidality in the Elderly: An Opportunity for Involvement in the Lives of Older Patients. Grek, Adrian // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Jun2007 Supplement 1, Vol. 52, p47S
Objective: To review the risk factors for suicide in the elderly and available interventions to avert this tragedy. Method: Systematic literature review, based on a PubMed search for studies in English. included were randomized controlled trials (RCTs), controlled cohort studies, and...
- Suicide risk after spousal suicide or psychiatric admission: effects of assortative mating on heritable traits compared with environmental explanations. Martin# Voracek // Journal of Epidemiology & Community Health;May2005, Vol. 59 Issue 5, p347
This article focuses on the effect of assortative mating on heritable traits compared with environmental explanations on the suicide risk after spousal or psychiatric admission. It is reported that a nested case-control study of all Danish midlife suicides 1982-97 was conducted. Researcher...
- Factores de riesgo y protectores para intento suicida en adultos colombianos con suicidabilidad. Castro-Rueda, Vanessa Alexandra; Rangel Martínez-Villalba, Andrés Mauricio; Camacho, Paul Anthony; Rueda-Jaimes, Germán Eduardo // Revista Colombiana de Psiquiatria;Dec2010, Vol. 39 Issue 4, p705
Introduction: Suicide is a public health problem and is considered one of the top three causes of death in young population. Suicidality contributes to hospitalization and represents more than one third of the annual visits to psychiatric emergencies. Repeated suicide attempts are common and are...
- The Presence and Accessibility of Firearms in the Homes of Adolescent Suicides. Brent, David A.; Perper, Joshua A.; Allman, Christopher J.; Moritz, Grace M.; Wartella, Mary E.; Zelenak, Janice P. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;12/4/91, Vol. 266 Issue 21, p2989
Examines the association between the method of storage of guns in homes and the risk for adolescent suicide. Performance of a case-control study; Consideration of the age, gender and county of origin of suicide victims; Recommendations on the removal of firearms from the homes of adolescents.
- Comparing U.S. Army Suicide Cases to a Control Sample: Initial Data and Methodological Lessons. Alexander, Cynthia L.; Reger, Mark A.; Smolenski, Derek J.; Fullerton, Nicole R. // Military Medicine;Oct2014, Vol. 179 Issue 10, p1062
Identification of risk and protective factors for suicide is a priority for the United States military, especially in light of the recent steady increase in military suicide rates. The Department of Defense Suicide Event Report contains comprehensive data on suicides for active duty military...
- Death-defying Acts. Robbins, Joseph V. // H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Jan2001, Vol. 75 Issue 1, p20
Identifies the risk factors of suicide cases among psychiatric patients in the United States. Information on several studies on the causes of suicide cases; Programs to prevent suicide.
- Does owning a firearm increase or decrease the risk of death? Cummings, Peter; Koepsell, Thomas D. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;8/5/98, Vol. 280 Issue 5, p471
Examines studies on the risks of premature death due to gun ownership. Risks of homicide, suicide or accidental injury; Use for self-defense; Study design issues; Exposure, cohort and case-control study methods; Results of six published case-control studies; Firearms in the home; Conclusions.