School performance and the risk of suicide attempts in young adults: a longitudinal population-based study.

@article{Kosidou2014SchoolPA,
  title={School performance and the risk of suicide attempts in young adults: a longitudinal population-based study.},
  author={Kyriaki Kosidou and Christina Dalman and Peeter Fredlund and Brian K Lee and Rosaria Galanti and G{\"o}ran Isacsson and Cecilia M. K. Magnusson},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={44 6},
  pages={1235-43}
}
BACKGROUND Poor school performance is strongly associated with attempted suicide, but the mechanisms underlying this association are uncertain. We examined this relationship and the extent to which it is explained by (i) adult health behaviours and (ii) social conditions. Furthermore, we examined the potential modifying role of previous suicidal thoughts in the relationship. METHOD We conducted a longitudinal cohort study of 6146 individuals aged 18-33 years, recruited in 2002 and 2006 in… CONTINUE READING
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