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Ethnic differences in self-harm, rates, characteristics and service provision: three-city cohort study.

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BACKGROUND: Studies of self-harm in Black and minority ethnic (BME) groups have been restricted to single geographical areas, with few studies of Black people. AIMS: To calculate age- and gender-specific rates of self-harm by ethnic group in three cities and compare characteristics and outcomes. METHOD: A population-based self-harm cohort presenting to five emergency departments in three English cities during 2001 to 2006. RESULTS: A total of 20 574 individuals (16-64 years) presented with s...

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10.1192/bjp.bp.109.072637

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Journal:
The British journal of psychiatry : the journal of mental science
Volume:
197
Issue:
3
Pages:
212-218
Publication date:
2010-09-05
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EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
URN:
uuid:0450c856-fbef-4f84-a772-199e4a5953c2
Source identifiers:
168522
Local pid:
pubs:168522

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