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Six year follow-up of a clinical sample of self-harm patients.

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BACKGROUND: Mortality from suicide and other causes is significantly increased in patients who engage in self-harm, but their long-term morbidity and quality of life are poorly defined. As the majority of self-harm patients are under the age of 35 years, understanding their longer term health outcomes is important if we are to adequately manage their care. The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term mortality, morbidity and quality of life of such patients. METHOD: A representative...

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10.1016/j.jad.2009.05.027

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Sinclair, JM More by this author
Journal:
Journal of affective disorders
Volume:
121
Issue:
3
Pages:
247-252
Publication date:
2010-03-05
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EISSN:
1573-2517
ISSN:
0165-0327
URN:
uuid:aaa26fc0-c6d7-49ed-9162-b19b9f1d1844
Source identifiers:
168504
Local pid:
pubs:168504

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