Self Mutilation

Known as: self-inflicted wound, inflicted injury self, injuries self inflicted 
The act of injuring one's own body to the extent of cutting off or permanently destroying a limb or other essential part of a body.

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1946-2017
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2006
2006
The purpose of this study was to determine the percentage of borderline patients who first engaged in self-mutilation as children… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Adolescent self-mutilative behavior (SMB) is a pervasive and dangerous problem, yet factors influencing the performance of SMB… (More)
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2005
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2005
OBJECTIVE The purposes of this study were to estimate suicide rates up to 4 years after a deliberate self-harm episode, to… (More)
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2003
2003
Currently little research exists examining the theoretical underpinnings of self-mutilation (SM) in community samples of… (More)
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2003
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2003
BACKGROUND Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is the strongest risk factor for future suicide. Up-to-date information on the extent of… (More)
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2001
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2001
Deliberate self-harm has recently begun to receive more systematic attention from clinical researchers. However, there remains a… (More)
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1998
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1998
Self-mutilation, examined in samples of the general population, clinical groups, and self-identified self-mutilators, was… (More)
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1995
1995
Self-mutilators' psychophysiological and subjective responses during an imaged self-mutilative act were examined. Differences in… (More)
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1994
1994
OBJECTIVE This exploratory study sought demographic and clinical correlates of self-mutilation (self-injury without suicidal… (More)
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1992
1992
OBJECTIVE The goal of this study was to determine whether self-mutilators with personality disorders differ from nonmutilators… (More)
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