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Clinical Analysis of the Suicidal Attempters to Change Who Visited Emergency Medical Center
Choi, Jeong Woo;
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 Abstract
The purpose of this study compared the clinical features of suicidal attempters who visit in the past and present of an emergency medical center, used as a basic data for clinical severity and suicide prevention research of future patients. The author conducted a retrospective analysis of the changed characteristics of suicidal attempters who visit an emergency medical center of Wonkwang University Hospital between from January , 1998 to December , 1998 and from August , 2013 to July , 2015. Factors related to increased occurrence was changed from male(1.1:1) in 1998 to female(1.3:1) in 2013-2015, from age of , , and above decade in 1998 to decade in 2013-2015. Poisoning was the most common method of suicidal attempt(90.8%;1998, 72.7%;2013-2015), Mortality rate was changed from 16.9%(male 23.1%, female 10.0%) in 1998 to 13.8%(male 18.1%, female 10.5%) in 2013-2015. Among the suicidal attempters(total
 Keywords
Drug intoxication;Suicide;Suicide attempt;Suicide prevention;Suicide ideation;
 Language
Korean
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