Journal article icon

Journal article

Deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students, 1993-2005: a descriptive and case-control study.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Deliberate self-harm (DSH; intentional self-poisoning or self-injury) is a major problem among young people and has been identified as one of the key mental health problems affecting students. METHOD: Data on DSH presentations to the general hospital in Oxford by Oxford University students were analysed for the 12-year period from 1993 to 2005. The characteristics of the students with DSH were compared with those of age-matched DSH controls in the Oxford City area. RESULTS: Probl...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1007/s00127-009-0057-x
Journal:
Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology More from this journal
Volume:
45
Issue:
2
Pages:
211-219
Publication date:
2010-02-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1433-9285
ISSN:
0933-7954
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:168501
UUID:
uuid:c942b6ab-f650-4e10-8b8c-0ce583666bc2
Local pid:
pubs:168501
Source identifiers:
168501
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP