Access to firearms and the risk of suicide: A case control study

Objective This study examined the association between access to a firearm and risk of suicide in a consecutive sample of individuals who had made serious suicide attempts. Method The study used a case control design in which a sample of 197 individuals who died by...

Suicide prevention strategies: A systematic review

Context In 2002, an estimated 877,000 lives were lost worldwide through suicide. Some developed nations have implemented national suicide prevention plans. Although these plans generally propose multiple interventions, their effectiveness is rarely evaluated....