Attempted suicide among entrants to three treatment modalities for heroin dependence in the Australian Treatment Outcome Study (ATOS): prevalence and risk factors.

@article{Darke2004AttemptedSA,
  title={Attempted suicide among entrants to three treatment modalities for heroin dependence in the Australian Treatment Outcome Study (ATOS): prevalence and risk factors.},
  author={Shane Darke and Joanne Ross and Michael J Lynskey and Maree Teesson},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2004},
  volume={73 1},
  pages={1-10}
}
AIMS To determine the lifetime and recent histories of attempted suicide among entrants to treatment for heroin dependence in three treatment modalities and a non-treatment comparison group; and to ascertain factors associated with a recent history of attempted suicide. DESIGN Cross-sectional structured interview. SETTING Sydney, Australia. PARTICIPANTS Six hundred and fifteen current heroin users: 201 entering methadone/buprenorphine maintenance (MT), 201 entering detoxification (DTX… CONTINUE READING
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