Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among school-going adolescents in Guyana: results from a cross sectional study

@inproceedings{Rudatsikira2007PrevalenceAA,
  title={Prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among school-going adolescents in Guyana: results from a cross sectional study},
  author={Emmanuel M Rudatsikira and Adamson Sinjani Muula and Seter Siziya},
  booktitle={Clinical practice and epidemiology in mental health : CP & EMH},
  year={2007}
}
BACKGROUND Adolescent suicidal behaviour is a neglected public health issue especially in middle- and low-income countries. Informed policy decision-making on suicidal behaviour will need reliable information on the prevalence and correlates of suicidal ideation which is a determinant of suicidal behaviour. METHODS We estimated the prevalence and associated factors of suicidal ideation among school-going adolescents using data from the Global School-Based Health Survey conducted in 2004 in… CONTINUE READING

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