The Burden Attributable to Mental and Substance Use Disorders as Risk Factors for Suicide: Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010

@inproceedings{Ferrari2014TheBA,
  title={The Burden Attributable to Mental and Substance Use Disorders as Risk Factors for Suicide: Findings from the Global Burden of Disease Study 2010},
  author={Alize J. Ferrari and Rosana E Norman and Greg D. Freedman and Amanda J. Baxter and Jane Pirkis and Meredith G. Harris and Andrew Page and Emily Carnahan and Louisa Degenhardt and Theo Vos and Harvey Whiteford},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The Global Burden of Disease Study 2010 (GBD 2010) identified mental and substance use disorders as the 5th leading contributor of burden in 2010, measured by disability adjusted life years (DALYs). This estimate was incomplete as it excluded burden resulting from the increased risk of suicide captured elsewhere in GBD 2010's mutually exclusive… CONTINUE READING