Trends in suicide ideation and suicidal behavior among high school students in the United States, 1991-1997.

@article{Brener2000TrendsIS,
  title={Trends in suicide ideation and suicidal behavior among high school students in the United States, 1991-1997.},
  author={Nancy D. Brener and Etienne G. Krug and Thomas Simon},
  journal={Suicide & life-threatening behavior},
  year={2000},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={304-12}
}
To examine trends in suicide ideation and behavior over time, the authors analyze data from nationally representative samples of between 10,904 and 16,296 students participating in the 1991, 1993, 1995, and 1997 Youth Risk Behavior Surveys. These data describe the proportion of United States students in grades 9 through 12 that reported having (1) seriously considered attempting suicide, (2) made a plan to attempt suicide, (3) attempted suicide, and (4) made an injurious suicide attempt. From… CONTINUE READING

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