In a 2-center, randomized, controlled, assessor-blind, parallel group trial, Moritz and coauthors examine the long-term efficacy of group metacognitive training for schizophrenia in order to explore whether previously established effects were sustained.
This 2-year observational cohort study investigates whether lower midbrain serotonin transporter binding potential predicts future suicide attempts, intent, and lethality in patients with major depressive disorder.
This longitudinal prospective study uses data from the Nurses’ Health Study to examine the association between religious service attendance and suicide and the joint associations of suicide with service attendance and religious affiliation.
This functional imaging study investigates the specificity of brain regions responsive to biological motion perception in individuals with schizotypal personality disorder compared with healthy control individuals.
This retrospective analysis assesses the effects of sunshine on suicide incidence that are independent of seasonal variation.
Bernert et al examine the relative independent risk for suicide associated with poor subjective sleep quality in a population-based study of older adults during a 10-year observation period. Four hundred controls were matched to 20 suicide decedents. Primary measures included the Sleep Quality Index, a depression scale, and vital statistics.
Goldman-Mellor et al test whether suicide attempts among young people signal increased risk for later poor health and social functioning, above and beyond a preexisting psychiatric disorder.