The relevance of suicidal behaviour in jail and prison suicides.

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PURPOSE Suicide rates in correctional institutions have been increasing during the last decades. There has been little interest in whether suicidal ideation and intent has been documented by non-medical prison staff (reports of attempted suicide, suicide threats, self-harm), and whether these signs of suicidality had the consequence of adequate intervention… (More)

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@article{Fruehwald2003TheRO, title={The relevance of suicidal behaviour in jail and prison suicides.}, author={Stefan Fruehwald and Patrick Frottier and Teresa Matschnig and Reinhard Eher}, journal={European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists}, year={2003}, volume={18 4}, pages={161-5} }