Race/ethnicity and potential suicide misclassification: window on a minority suicide paradox?
- Explaining the income and suicidality relationship: income rank is more strongly associated with suicidal thoughts and attempts than income. Wetherall, Karen; Daly, Michael; Robb, Kathryn; Wood, Alex; O'Connor, Rory // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Jun2015, Vol. 50 Issue 6, p929
Purpose: Low income is an established risk factor for suicidal thoughts and attempts. This study aims to explore income within a social rank perspective, proposing that the relationship between income and suicidality is accounted for by the rank of that income within comparison groups. Methods:...
- Suicide Attempts and Associated Factors in Newfoundland and Labrador, 1998-2000. Alaghehbandan, Reza; Gates, Kayla D.; MacDonald, Don // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Oct2005, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p762
Objective: This study examined the epidemiology and associated factors for suicide attempts requiring hospitalization in the province of Newfoundland and Labrador. Method: We extracted data from the provincial hospital separation database. Outcome measures included incidence rates (IRs) of...
- Psychiatric health, ethnicity and socioeconomic factors among suicides in Stockholm. Ferrada-Noli, Marcello; Asberg, Marie // Psychological Reports;Aug97, Vol. 81 Issue 1, p323
Investigates the influence of psychiatric health and other socioeconomic factors on the rates of suicidal behavior experienced in Stockholm. How studies were conducted; Findings of studies conducted.
- Long term risks after attempted suicide. Morgan, Gethin // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/19/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6893, p1626
Identifies the risk factors after attempted suicide in Denmark. Influence of mental health on the incidence of suicide; Concerns on the vulnerability of patients to subsequent suicide; Increase in the rates of suicide and death among adult men.
- High mortality by natural and unnatural causes: a 10 year follow up study of patients admitted to a poisoning treatment centre after suicide attempts. Nordentoft, Merete; Breum, Leif; Munck, Lars K.; Nordesgaard, Aksel G.; Hunding, Alex; Bjaeldager, Peder A. Laursen // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);6/19/93, Vol. 306 Issue 6893, p1637
Describes the mortality of patients with attempted suicide in Denmark. Identification of predictive factors of suicide; Consideration on the mental health of patients; Risk factors in suicide.
- Bullying, Babies and Better Days Ahead. Hayes, Chris // Outlook: Columbus;Nov2010, Vol. 15 Issue 6, p5
The article discusses the author's view on saving the youth and people in their community and to address their mental health to stop their suicidal behavior.
- Depresja a bÃ³l: ogÃ³lnopolskie badanie epidemiologiczne. Wasilewski, Dariusz; Wojnar, Marcin; Chatizow, Joanna // Psychiatria Polska;2010, Vol. 44 Issue 3, p435
Depression is one of the most severe health issues of the modern medicine. One of the most troublesome symptoms of depression is pain. On the other hand, patients suffering from chronic pain problems are also often subjects of mood or anxiety disorders. There are still very little studies in the...
- Internal migration, mental health, and suicidal behaviors in young rural Chinese. Dai, Jing; Zhong, Bao-Liang; Xiang, Yu-Tao; Chiu, Helen; Chan, Sandra; Yu, Xin; Caine, Eric // Social Psychiatry & Psychiatric Epidemiology;Apr2015, Vol. 50 Issue 4, p621
Purpose: There is a dearth of data on the association of internal migration with mental health in young rural Chinese. This study aims to explore the associations between migrant status, mental health, and suicidal behaviors in young rural Chinese. Methods: We recruited 1,646 rural subjects aged...
- Identifying Probable Suicide Clusters in Wales Using National Mortality Data. Jones, Phillip; Gunnell, David; Platt, Stephen; Scourfield, Jonathan; Lloyd, Keith; Huxley, Peter; John, Ann; Kamran, Babar; Wells, Claudia; Dennis, Michael // PLoS ONE;Aug2013, Vol. 8 Issue 8, p1
Background: Up to 2% of suicides in young people may occur in clusters i.e., close together in time and space. In early 2008 unprecedented attention was given by national and international news media to a suspected suicide cluster among young people living in Bridgend, Wales. This paper...