Maternal age at child birth, birth order, and suicide at a young age: a sibling comparison.

Abstract

Previous studies have reported strong associations between birth order, maternal age, and suicide, but these results might have been confounded by socioeconomic and other factors. To control for such factors, we compared suicide risk between siblings and studied how maternal age at child birth and birth order influenced risk in a cohort study of 1,690,306… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/aje/kwt014

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@article{Bjrngaard2013MaternalAA, title={Maternal age at child birth, birth order, and suicide at a young age: a sibling comparison.}, author={Johan H{\aa}kon Bj\orngaard and Ottar Bjerkeset and Lars J Vatten and Imre Janszky and D Gunnell and P{\aa}l R Romundstad}, journal={American journal of epidemiology}, year={2013}, volume={177 7}, pages={638-44} }