Victims of bullying in childhood and suicide attempts in adulthood.

@article{Meltzer2011VictimsOB,
  title={Victims of bullying in childhood and suicide attempts in adulthood.},
  author={Howard Steven Meltzer and Panos Vostanis and Tasmin Ford and Paul Bebbington and Michael Dennis},
  journal={European psychiatry : the journal of the Association of European Psychiatrists},
  year={2011},
  volume={26 8},
  pages={
          498-503
        }
}
PURPOSE To examine whether self-reported exposure to bullying during childhood is associated with suicide attempts over the life course, and if so, what mechanisms could account for this relationship. SUBJECTS AND METHODS A random probability sample comprising 7461 respondents was interviewed for the 2007 survey of psychiatric morbidity of adults in Great Britain. Survey respondents were asked about suicidal attempts and whether they were bullied in childhood. RESULTS Recall of being… CONTINUE READING
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