Genetic Polymorphisms Might Predict Suicide Attempts in Mental Disorder Patients: A Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis.

@article{Alves2015GeneticPM,
  title={Genetic Polymorphisms Might Predict Suicide Attempts in Mental Disorder Patients: A Systematic Review And Meta-Analysis.},
  author={Ver{\^o}nica de Medeiros Alves and Daniele Gonçalves Bezerra and Tiago Gomes de Andrade and Valfrido Leao de Melo Neto and Antonio Egidio Nardi},
  journal={CNS & neurological disorders drug targets},
  year={2015},
  volume={14 7},
  pages={820-7}
}
The aim of the present study was to analyze if the genetic polymorphisms might predict suicide attempts in mental disorder patients. The literature review and meta-analysis were conducted using the PubMed/Medline, Web of science and Scopus database using the terms: "5-HTT or SLC6A4 or 5-SERT and suicide, suicidal ideation or suicidal behavior or suicidal attempt". Thirty articles were analyzed. We found 17 articles that showed association and 13 articles that showed no association between LPR… CONTINUE READING