Changes in associations between psychosocial factors and suicide attempts by adolescents in Greece from 1984 to 2007.

@article{Kokkevi2011ChangesIA,
  title={Changes in associations between psychosocial factors and suicide attempts by adolescents in Greece from 1984 to 2007.},
  author={Anna E Kokkevi and Vassiliki Rotsika and Angeliki A Arapaki and Clive Richardson},
  journal={European journal of public health},
  year={2011},
  volume={21 6},
  pages={694-8}
}
BACKGROUND Suicide is the second commonest cause of death among adolescents and young adults aged 15-35 years in Europe. Suicide attempts are a strong risk indicator for suicide. This article examines psychosocial factors associated with self-reported suicide attempts in adolescents in Greece and whether the reported increase in suicide attempts from 1984 to 2007 was accompanied by changes in the pattern of related psychosocial factors. METHODS Data were taken from nationwide probability… CONTINUE READING

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