Chronic pain and suicide risk: A comprehensive review

@article{Racine2018ChronicPA,
  title={Chronic pain and suicide risk: A comprehensive review},
  author={M{\'e}lanie Racine},
  journal={Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry},
  year={2018},
  volume={87},
  pages={269-280}
}
Death by suicide is one of the leading causes of mortality worldwide. Because individuals with chronic pain are at least twice as likely to report suicidal behaviors or to complete suicide, it is of utmost importance to target which risk factors contribute the most to increasing suicidality. This comprehensive review aims to provide an update on research advancements relating to the identification of potential risk factors for suicidality in individuals with chronic pain. Supporting the results… CONTINUE READING

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