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Contact of parasuicide patients with the accident and emergency department.

Abstract:

In a group of 82 consecutive parasuicide patients attending the St George's Hospital Accident and Emergency Department, London, England, 15 had attended the same department within the preceding 6 months. Thirteen of these 15 had also consulted their general practitioner during this time, as had a further 51 parasuicide patients. Only two out of the 82 patients, therefore, had had sole medical contact with the Accident and Emergency Department in the 6 months prior to their suicide attempt. Th...

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Journal:
Archives of emergency medicine
Volume:
3
Issue:
3
Pages:
177-182
Publication date:
1986-09-01
ISSN:
0264-4924
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:176851
UUID:
uuid:69cad5a4-b887-46d7-89a3-87c1a453600b
Local pid:
pubs:176851
Source identifiers:
176851
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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