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Self-harm and suicide in adolescents
Self-harm and suicide are major public health problems in adolescents, with rates of self-harm being high in the teenage years and suicide being the second most common cause of death in young peopleExpand
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Deliberate self-harm within an international community sample of young people: comparative findings from the Child & Adolescent Self-harm in Europe (CASE) Study.
BACKGROUND Deliberate self-harm among young people is an important focus of policy and practice internationally. Nonetheless, there is little reliable comparative international information on itsExpand
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Factors associated with suicidal phenomena in adolescents: a systematic review of population-based studies.
Suicidal phenomena (suicide attempts, deliberate self-harm, and suicidal plans, threats and thoughts) are common in adolescents. Identification of factors associated with these phenomena could playExpand
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The prevalence of suicidal phenomena in adolescents: a systematic review of population-based studies.
The results of a systematic review of the international literature on the prevalence of suicidal phenomena in adolescents, including the influence of survey method, gender, and ethnicity areExpand
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Psychiatric and personality disorders in deliberate self-harm patients.
BACKGROUND Previous UK studies have reported much lower rates of psychiatric and personality disorder in those who attempt suicide than in those who die by suicide. AIMS To determine the nature andExpand
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Self-injurious behavior and eating disorders: the extent and nature of the association.
We have reviewed the literature on the association between self-injurious behaviors (SIB) and eating disorders from the psychological-behavioral perspective. Our aims were to investigate the extentExpand
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Psychological characteristics, stressful life events and deliberate self-harm: findings from the Child & Adolescent Self-harm in Europe (CASE) Study
There is evidence to suggest that both psychological characteristics and stressful life events are contributory factors in deliberate self-harm among young people. These links, and the possibility ofExpand
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Suicide in prisoners: a systematic review of risk factors.
OBJECTIVE To examine factors associated with suicide in prisoners. DATA SOURCES Studies were identified through electronic searches of MEDLINE (1950-February 2007), PsycINFO (1806-February 2007),Expand
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The Power of the Web: A Systematic Review of Studies of the Influence of the Internet on Self-Harm and Suicide in Young People
Background There is concern that the internet is playing an increasing role in self-harm and suicide. In this study we systematically review and analyse research literature to determine whether thereExpand
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Cognitive behaviour therapy for the chronic fatigue syndrome: a randomised controlled trial
Abstract Objective: To evaluate the acceptability and efficacy of adding cognitive behaviour therapy to the medical care of patients presenting with the chronic fatigue syndrome. Design: RandomisedExpand
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