Perceived causes of suicide attempts by U.K. South Asian women.

@article{Hicks2003PerceivedCO,
  title={Perceived causes of suicide attempts by U.K. South Asian women.},
  author={Madelyn Hsiao-Rei Hicks and Dinesh Bhugra},
  journal={The American journal of orthopsychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={73 4},
  pages={
          455-62
        }
}
Perceived causes of suicide attempts were examined in 180 ethnic South Asian women living in the London area. The 3 factors endorsed most frequently and strongly as causes of suicide attempts in South Asian women were violence by the husband, being trapped in an unhappy family situation, and depression. 

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