[Factors associated with suicide mortality among the elderly in Brazilian municipalities between 2005 and 2007].

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This scope of this paper was to conduct an ecological analysis of suicide mortality of people aged 60 years or more in Brazilian municipalities between 2005 and 2007, by investigating factors associated with the event. Data on suicide deaths were extracted from the Mortality Information System, codes X60 to X86 and Y87.0 (ICD-10). Poisson, negative binomial… (More)

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@article{Pinto2012FactorsAW, title={[Factors associated with suicide mortality among the elderly in Brazilian municipalities between 2005 and 2007].}, author={Liana Wernersbach Pinto and Cosme Marcelo Furtado Passos da Silva and Thiago de Oliveira Pires and Simone Gonçalves de Assis}, journal={Ciencia & saude coletiva}, year={2012}, volume={17 8}, pages={2003-9} }