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Self-poisoning suicides in England: a multicentre study.

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BACKGROUND: Suicide by self-poisoning is an important cause of death worldwide. A substantial proportion of those with a fatal outcome may come into contact with medical services before they die. AIM: To estimate the proportion of self-poisoning suicides who reached hospital alive; to compare those who reached hospital alive with those who did not; to describe in detail the clinical characteristics and medical management of those dying in hospital. DESIGN: Retrospective audit. METHODS: We stu...

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10.1093/qjmed/hci089

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
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Journal:
QJM : monthly journal of the Association of Physicians
Volume:
98
Issue:
8
Pages:
589-597
Publication date:
2005-08-01
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EISSN:
1460-2393
ISSN:
1460-2725
Source identifiers:
168249
Language:
English
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pubs:168249
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uuid:8d730cc8-aa7f-48a5-bd99-8e222b405844
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pubs:168249
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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