Drug suicide: a sex-equal cause of death in 16 European countries
- National self-harm network. // Mental Health Occupational Therapy;2009, Vol. 14 Issue 2, p69
The article offers information on the National Self Harm Network (NSHN), which supports and encourages individuals who self-harm to explore the reasons behind self-harm. It mentions that people suffering emotional distress may feel suicidal but as self-harm is a coping mechanism and its function...
- Attendance at accident and emergency for deliberate self harm predicts increased risk of suicide, especially in women. Sakinofsky, Isaac // Evidence Based Mental Health;Nov2005, Vol. 8 Issue 4, p97
This article presents a study which focuses on the prevalence of suicide in people who have committed deliberate self harm. People attending accident and emergency because of deliberate self harm have a high risk of suicide. Overall, the risk of suicide was 15 times higher in people who had self...
- Manner of death and circumstances in fatal poisonings: evidence from New Jersey. Hempstead, K. // Injury Prevention (1353-8047);Dec2006 Supplement 2, Vol. 12, pii44
Objective: he objective of this study is to use a new data set to compare the circumstances of fatal poisoning in deaths ruled as suicides to those ruled as unintentional, particularly with regard to the prevalence of mental health, substance abuse, and other risk factors. Design: The design is...
- TRIBUTE. // Bulletin with Newsweek;3/1/2005, Vol. 123 Issue 6459, p13
The article presents an account of the last day of the life of novelist Hunter S. Thompson, who committed suicide. On the doomsday, he woke up at 3 p.m. Later, many a time he drank wine, took cocaine, smoked cigarette, and finally, slept forever.
- Effective suicide prevention measures for teenagers in Japan. Ken Inoue; Yasuyuki Fujita // British Journal of Psychiatry;Oct2013, Vol. 203 Issue 4, p312
A letter to the editor is presented in response to the article "Attempted Suicide v. Non-Suicidal Self-Injury: Behaviour, Syndrome or Diagnosis?" by A. M. Butler, and K. Malone in the previous issue.
- Effective suicide prevention measures for teenagers in Japan. Butler, Aine M.; Malone, Kevin // British Journal of Psychiatry;Oct2013, Vol. 203 Issue 4, p312
A response to the author of the article "Attempted Suicide v. Non-Suicidal Self-Injury: Behaviour, Syndrome or Diagnosis?" in the previous issue is presented.
- Descriptive epidemiological study of sites of suicide jumps in Taipei, Taiwan. Y-Y Chen // Injury Prevention (1353-8047);Feb2009, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p41
OBJECTIVE: To identify locations to target for suicide preventive measures to reduce suicide by jumping in Taipei city, Taiwan. METHOD: A descriptive study of suicide by jumping from a height was conducted in Taipei, 2002â€“2005. Information on sites from which suicide jumps occurred was...
- Surviving Suicide. MARCUS, ERIC // Windy City Times;10/13/2010, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p20
A personal narrative is presented which explores the author's experience of surviving suicide.
- Suicide among Arab-Americans. El-Sayed, Abdulrahman M.; Tracy, Melissa; Scarborough, Peter; Galea, Sandro // PLoS ONE;2011, Vol. 6 Issue 2, p1
Background: Arab-American (AA) populations in the US are exposed to discrimination and acculturative stress-two factors that have been associated with higher suicide risk. However, prior work suggests that socially oriented norms and behaviors, which characterize recent immigrant ethnic groups,...