Number of visits to the emergency department and risk of suicide: a population- based case–control study

@inproceedings{Kvaran2015NumberOV,
  title={Number of visits to the emergency department and risk of suicide: a population- based case–control study},
  author={R{\'u}nar Bragi Kvaran and Oddny Sigurborg Gunnarsdottir and Adalbjorg Kristbjornsdottir and Unnur Anna Valdimarsd{\'o}ttir and Vilhj{\'a}lmur Rafnsson},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The aim was to study whether number of visits to emergency department (ED) is associated with suicide, taking into consideration known risk factors. METHODS This is a population-based case-control study nested in a cohort. Computerized database on attendees to ED (during 2002-2008) was record linked to nation-wide death registry to identify 152… CONTINUE READING