Explaining gender differences in non-fatal suicidal behaviour among adolescents: a population-based study

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p597
Academic Journal
The article informs on a research conducted to determine the gender difference in the nonfatal suicidal behavior of young adults. It is mentioned that a study on 116 schools in Germany were conducted where young adults filled a self-report booklet. A cross sectional study was conducted to analyze the emotional and behavioral problems of adults. It was founded that gender differences for nonfatal suicidal behavior varied according to gender differences for emotional and behavioral problems.


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