Combat Exposure and Risk of Suicide Attempt Among Danish Army Military Personnel.

@article{Vedtofte2021CombatEA,
  title={Combat Exposure and Risk of Suicide Attempt Among Danish Army Military Personnel.},
  author={Mia Sadowa Vedtofte and Andreas Friis Elrond and Annette Erlangsen and Anni B S Nielsen and Christian D G Stoltenberg and Jacob Louis Marott and Lars Ravnborg Nissen and Trine Madsen},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2021},
  volume={82 6}
}
Objective: The aim of this study was to estimate the association between self-reported perceived danger during deployment, measured as combat exposure or witnessing the consequences of war, and post-deployment suicide attempts among military personnel. Furthermore, the effect of post-deployment symptoms of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and/or depression on the risk of suicide attempts was also evaluated. Methods: This observational cohort study included Danish Army military personnel who…