Characteristics of adolescent suicide attempters admitted to an acute psychiatric ward in Taiwan.

@article{Chiou2006CharacteristicsOA,
  title={Characteristics of adolescent suicide attempters admitted to an acute psychiatric ward in Taiwan.},
  author={Pei-Ning Chiou and Ying-Sheue Chen and Ying-Chiao Lee},
  journal={Journal of the Chinese Medical Association : JCMA},
  year={2006},
  volume={69 9},
  pages={428-35}
}
BACKGROUND To investigate the characteristics of adolescent suicide attempters in Taiwan, compare with Western reports and provide reference for suicide preventive interventions in adolescence. METHODS During a 3-year period, the charts of 109 adolescent psychiatric inpatients were retrospectively reviewed. Twenty-eight adolescents admitted to an acute psychiatric ward as a result of recent suicide attempts were investigated to unravel factors related to suicide. Fifty-five adolescents with… CONTINUE READING

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