This Viewpoint discusses the Zero Suicide care model, which incorporates current evidence-based measures for predicting and preventing suicide, and proposes additional actions needed to reduce the increasing rate of suicide in the United States.
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 health care use study examines the extent to which incorporating natural language processing of narrative discharge notes improves stratification of risk for death by suicide after medical or surgical hospital discharge.
This Viewpoint addresses suicide prevention in the context of successful lay-led disease advocacy efforts.
This population epidemiology study uses data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention to compare trends and patterns of mortality from self-injury with those from diabetes, influenza and pneumonia, and kidney disease between 1999 and 2014.
This longitudinal cohort study uses data from the National Medicaid Analytic Extract and the National Center for Health Statistics to assess the postdischarge risk for suicide among psychiatric inpatients.
This population cohort study uses national Danish registry data to investigate associations between hospitalization with infection and risk of death by suicide.
This study uses UK national survey data to investigate the association between C-reactive protein levels and risk of suicide.
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 longitudinal cohort study compares rates of self-harm, unintentional injury, and suicide in patients with bipolar disorder prescribed lithium, valproate sodium, olanzapine, or quetiapine fumarate.
This cohort study compares the association of child abuse exposure with suicidal ideation, suicide plans, and suicide attempts in the general Canadian population and 2 cohorts from the Canadian Armed Forces.
This cohort study, using a national longitudinal registry, estimates mortality risk of persons with obsessive-compulsive disorder compared with those without this disorder.
This population-based cohort study examines the long-term risks of suicide after parental death.
This pooling of individual-level data from a series of large general population–based cohort studies examines the association between psychological distress and the risk of completed suicide.
This population epidemiology study of patients with schizophrenia uses Medicaid data to compare overall and cause-specific mortality rates for adults with schizophrenia vs the US general population between 2001 and 2007.
This observational study reports an association between implementation of the Garrett Lee Smith Memorial Suicide Prevention Program and a reduced rate of suicide attempts among youths 16 to 23 years of age, but no such effect among those older than 23 years.