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Suicide risk assessment tools do not perform worse than clinical judgement

Abstract:
The study by Quinlivan and colleagues1 could be interpreted to suggest that clinician and patient ratings are better than actuarial tools in predicting self-harm after an emergency hospital presentation with self-harm. However, we would argue that this is an incorrect interpretation.
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Published
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Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.1192/bjp.211.3.183

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Psychiatry
Oxford college:
St Cross College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
British Journal of Psychiatry Journal website
Volume:
211
Issue:
3
Pages:
183
Publication date:
2017-09-01
Acceptance date:
2017-06-02
DOI:
EISSN:
1472-1465
ISSN:
0007-1250
Pubs id:
pubs:725867
URN:
uri:1a98afa0-f3f8-4736-9358-8f2fc4db89d5
UUID:
uuid:1a98afa0-f3f8-4736-9358-8f2fc4db89d5
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pubs:725867
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English
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