Googling suicide: surfing for suicide information on the Internet.

  title={Googling suicide: surfing for suicide information on the Internet.},
  author={Patricia Ryan Recupero and Samara E Harms and Jeffrey M Noble},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  volume={69 6},
OBJECTIVE This study examined the types of resources a suicidal person might find through search engines on the Internet. We were especially interested in determining the accessibility of potentially harmful resources, such as prosuicide forums, as such resources have been implicated in completed suicides and are known to exist on the Web. METHOD Using 5 popular search engines (Google, Yahoo!,, Lycos, and Dogpile) and 4 suicide-related search terms (suicide, how to commit suicide… CONTINUE READING
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Turk psikiyatri dergisi = Turkish journal of psychiatry • 2013
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