Suicide Case-Fatality Rates in the United States, 2007 to 2014

  title={Suicide Case-Fatality Rates in the United States, 2007 to 2014},
  author={Andrew Conner and Deborah Azrael and Matthew Miller},
  journal={Annals of Internal Medicine},
  pages={885 - 895}
Background The suicide case-fatality rate (CFR)-the proportion of suicidal acts that are fatal-depends on the distribution of methods used in suicidal acts and the probability of death given a particular method (method-specific CFR). Objective To estimate overall and method-specific suicide CFRs and the distribution of methods used in suicidal acts by demographic characteristics. Design Cross-sectional study. Setting United States, 2007 to 2014. Participants Suicide deaths (n = 309 377… 

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