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Prevalence of and risk factors for lifetime suicide attempts in the National Comorbidity Survey.
BACKGROUND General population survey data are presented on the lifetime prevalence of suicide attempts as well as transition probabilities to onset of ideation, plans among ideators, and attemptsExpand
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Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts.
BACKGROUND Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide; however, the prevalence and risk factors for the immediate precursors to suicide - suicidal ideation, plans and attempts - are not wellknown,Expand
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Suicide and suicidal behavior.
Suicidal behavior is a leading cause of injury and death worldwide. Information about the epidemiology of such behavior is important for policy-making and prevention. The authors reviewed governmentExpand
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Prevalence, severity, and unmet need for treatment of mental disorders in the World Health Organization World Mental Health Surveys.
CONTEXT Little is known about the extent or severity of untreated mental disorders, especially in less-developed countries. OBJECTIVE To estimate prevalence, severity, and treatment of DiagnosticExpand
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Trends in suicide ideation, plans, gestures, and attempts in the United States, 1990-1992 to 2001-2003.
CONTEXT Little is known about trends in suicidal ideation, plans, gestures, or attempts or about their treatment. Such data are needed to guide and evaluate policies to reduce suicide-relatedExpand
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DSM-5 criteria for substance use disorders: recommendations and rationale.
Since DSM-IV was published in 1994, its approach to substance use disorders has come under scrutiny. Strengths were identified (notably, reliability and validity of dependence), but concerns haveExpand
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The prevalence and effects of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) on the performance of workers: results from the WHO World Mental Health Survey Initiative
Objectives: To estimate the prevalence and workplace consequences of adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Methods: An ADHD screen was administered to 18–44-year-old respondents inExpand
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Barriers to mental health treatment: results from the WHO World Mental Health surveys.
BACKGROUND To examine barriers to initiation and continuation of mental health treatment among individuals with common mental disorders. METHOD Data were from the World Health Organization (WHO)Expand
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A risk index for 12-month suicide attempts in the National Comorbidity Survey Replication (NCS-R).
BACKGROUND Clinical judgments about the likelihood of suicide attempt would be aided by an index of risk factors that could be quickly assessed in diverse settings. We sought to develop such a riskExpand
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Associations of substance use, abuse, and dependence with subsequent suicidal behavior.
General population survey data are used to disaggregate the associations of substance use disorders with suicide attempts in order to evaluate a number of hypotheses about the processes leading toExpand
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