Suicide

@article{Hawton2009Suicide,
  title={Suicide},
  author={K. Hawton and K. Heeringen},
  journal={The Medico-Chirurgical Review and Journal of Medical Science. Analytical Series.},
  year={2009},
  volume={4},
  pages={1 - 29}
}
  • K. Hawton, K. Heeringen
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • The Medico-Chirurgical Review and Journal of Medical Science. Analytical Series.
Suicide receives increasing attention worldwide, with many countries developing national strategies for prevention. Rates of suicide vary greatly between countries, with the greatest burdens in developing countries. Many more men than women die by suicide. Although suicide rates in elderly people have fallen in many countries, those in young people have risen. Rates also vary with ethnic origin, employment status, and occupation. Most people who die by suicide have psychiatric disorders… Expand

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