Impact of employment status and work-related factors on risk of completed suicide. A case-control psychological autopsy study.

@article{Schneider2011ImpactOE,
  title={Impact of employment status and work-related factors on risk of completed suicide. A case-control psychological autopsy study.},
  author={Barbara Schneider and Kristin Grebner and Axel Schnabel and Harald Hampel and Klaus Georgi and A. Seidler},
  journal={Psychiatry research},
  year={2011},
  volume={190 2-3},
  pages={265-70}
}
The objective of this study was to determine the impact of work-related factors on risk for completed suicide. Psychiatric disorders and socio-demographic factors including work-related factors were assessed by a semi-structured interview using the psychological autopsy method in 163 completed suicide cases and by personal interview in 396 living population-based control persons. Unemployment (in particular, for more than six months), (early) retirement, or homemaker status were associated with… CONTINUE READING