Reliability of statistics on violent death and suicide in the former USSR, 1970-1990.

@article{Wasserman1998ReliabilityOS,
  title={Reliability of statistics on violent death and suicide in the former USSR, 1970-1990.},
  author={Danuta Wasserman and Airi V{\"a}rnik},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica. Supplementum},
  year={1998},
  volume={394},
  pages={34-41}
}
The stability of the relationship between trends of violent deaths as a whole, suicides and death from undetermined causes was assessed by quantitative methods for the whole former USSR in the years 1970-1990 and for each of the 15 republics in the former USSR for the years 1984-1990. Semi-structured interviews during 1989-1996 were performed with 12 professionals involved in the diagnosis and coding of causes of death in the Baltic states and Russia. The quantitative analyses showed that… CONTINUE READING

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