Suicidality and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis

  title={Suicidality and posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) in adolescents: a systematic review and meta-analysis},
  author={Maria Panagioti and Patricia A. Gooding and Kalliopi Triantafyllou and Nicholas Tarrier},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
PurposeThere is growing evidence in the literature that a diagnosis of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) is an important contributory factor to suicidality in adolescents. However, there is no existing review of the literature examining the relationship between PTSD and suicidality in adolescents. This study aims to provide the first systematic review and meta-analysis of the association between PTSD and suicidality in adolescents.MethodsFive bibliographic databases (Medline, EMBASE… 

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