Psychological autopsy study comparing suicide decedents, suicide ideators, and propensity score matched controls: results from the study to assess risk and resilience in service members (Army STARRS).
Department of Psychology,Harvard University,Cambridge,MA,02138,USA.
Department of Psychiatry,Center for the Study of Traumatic Stress,Uniformed Services,University of Health Sciences Bethesda,MD,20814,USA.
University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Pittsburgh,PA,15213,USA.
Institute for Social Research,University of Michigan,Ann Arbor,MI 48106,USA.
Department of Health Care Policy,Harvard Medical School,Boston,MA 02115,USA.
University of California,San Diego,La Jolla,CA 92093,USAandVA San Diego Healthcare System,San Diego,CA 92161,USA.
- Published Article
Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2017
Most soldiers who die by suicide have identifiable mental disorders shortly before their death and tell others about their suicidal thinking, suggesting that there are opportunities for prevention and intervention. However, few risk factors distinguish between suicide ideators and decedents, pointing to an important direction for future research.
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