Suicide and traumatic brain injury among individuals seeking Veterans Health Administration services.

@article{Brenner2011SuicideAT,
  title={Suicide and traumatic brain injury among individuals seeking Veterans Health Administration services.},
  author={Lisa A. Brenner and Rosalinda V. Ignacio and Frederic C. Blow},
  journal={The Journal of head trauma rehabilitation},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={257-64}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine associations between history of traumatic brain injury (TBI) diagnosis and death by suicide among individuals receiving care within the Veterans Health Administration (VHA). METHOD Individuals who received care between fiscal years 2001 to 2006 were included in analyses. Cox proportional hazards survival models for time to suicide, with time-dependent covariates, were utilized. Covariance sandwich estimators were used to adjust for the clustered nature of the data, with… CONTINUE READING
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