Suicide in Canada: impact of injuries with undetermined intent on regional rankings.

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The impact of underreporting or misclassifying suicides as injuries with undetermined intent is rarely evaluated. We assessed whether undetermined injury deaths influenced provincial rankings of suicide in Canada, using 2 735 152 Canadians followed for mortality from 1991 to 2001. We found that suicide rates increased by up to 26.5% for men and 37.7% for… (More)
DOI: 10.1136/injuryprev-2015-041613

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@article{Auger2016SuicideIC, title={Suicide in Canada: impact of injuries with undetermined intent on regional rankings.}, author={Nathalie Auger and Stephanie L Burrows and Philippe Gamache and Denis Hamel}, journal={Injury prevention : journal of the International Society for Child and Adolescent Injury Prevention}, year={2016}, volume={22 1}, pages={76-8} }