Suicide risk in relation to socioeconomic, demographic, psychiatric, and familial factors: a national register-based study of all suicides in Denmark, 1981-1997.

@article{Qin2003SuicideRI,
  title={Suicide risk in relation to socioeconomic, demographic, psychiatric, and familial factors: a national register-based study of all suicides in Denmark, 1981-1997.},
  author={P. Qin and E. Agerbo and P. Mortensen},
  journal={The American journal of psychiatry},
  year={2003},
  volume={160 4},
  pages={
          765-72
        }
}
  • P. Qin, E. Agerbo, P. Mortensen
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • The American journal of psychiatry
  • OBJECTIVE Suicide risk was addressed in relation to the joint effect of factors regarding family structure, socioeconomics, demographics, mental illness, and family history of suicide and mental illness, as well as gender differences in risk factors. METHOD Data were drawn from four national Danish longitudinal registers. Subjects were all 21,169 persons who committed suicide in 1981-1997 and 423,128 live comparison subjects matched for age, gender, and calendar time of suicide by using a… CONTINUE READING
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