Family history of suicide among suicide victims.

@article{Runeson2003FamilyHO,
  title={Family history of suicide among suicide victims.},
  author={Bo S Runeson and Marie {\AA}sberg},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={160 8},
  pages={1525-6}
}
OBJECTIVE The aim was to compare the rates of suicide in family members of suicide victims and comparison subjects who died of other causes. METHOD The Swedish cause of death register identified all suicides in subjects born between 1949 and 1969 (N=8,396). The comparison group comprised persons of the same age who died of other causes (N=7,568). First-degree relatives of the suicide victims (N=33,173) and comparison subjects (N=28,945) were identified. RESULTS Among families of the suicide… CONTINUE READING
Recent Discussions
This paper has been referenced on Twitter 3 times over the past 90 days. VIEW TWEETS

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 61 extracted citations

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…