Suicide risk in relation to level of urbanicity--a population-based linkage study.

@article{Qin2005SuicideRI,
  title={Suicide risk in relation to level of urbanicity--a population-based linkage study.},
  author={Ping Qin},
  journal={International journal of epidemiology},
  year={2005},
  volume={34 4},
  pages={846-52}
}
  • Ping Qin
  • Published 2005 in International journal of epidemiology
BACKGROUND The extent to which the high suicide rate in urban areas is influenced by exposures to risk factors for suicide other than urbanicity remains unknown. This population-based study aims to investigate suicide risk in relation to the level of urbanicity in the context of other factors, and to study the risk variation in a sex, age, and calendar year perspective. METHODS The study is a nested case-control study comprising 21 169 suicides and 423 128 population controls matched for age… CONTINUE READING
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