Suicide Rates in Evacuation Areas After the Fukushima Daiichi Nuclear Disaster.

BACKGROUND Associations between nuclear disasters and suicide have been examined to a limited extent. AIM To clarify the suicide rates in evacuation areas after the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, which occurred in March 2011. METHOD This descriptive study used monthly data from vital statistics between March 2009 and December 2015. Suicide rates in… CONTINUE READING