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Suicide.

Abstract:

Suicide receives increasing attention worldwide, with many countries developing national strategies for prevention. Rates of suicide vary greatly between countries, with the greatest burdens in developing countries. Many more men than women die by suicide. Although suicide rates in elderly people have fallen in many countries, those in young people have risen. Rates also vary with ethnic origin, employment status, and occupation. Most people who die by suicide have psychiatric disorders, nota...

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Journal:
Lancet
Volume:
373
Issue:
9672
Pages:
1372-1381
Publication date:
2009-04-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:223a85b0-a1b5-432e-8c39-afe5328b3860
Source identifiers:
168499
Local pid:
pubs:168499

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