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The power of the web: a systematic review of studies of the influence of the internet on self-harm and suicide in young people

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Background There is concern that the internet is playing an increasing role in self-harm and suicide. In this study we systematically review and analyse research literature to determine whether there is evidence that the internet influences the risk of self-harm or suicide in young people. Methods An electronic literature search was conducted using the PsycINFO, MEDLINE, EMBASE, Scopus, and CINAHL databases. Articles of interest were those that included empirical data on the internet, self-ha...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1371/journal.pone.0077555

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS ONE Journal website
Volume:
8
Issue:
10
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ARTN e77555
Publication date:
2013-10-30
Acceptance date:
2013-09-04
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
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438888
Language:
English
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2013-12-12

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