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Key takeaways

Till Moa

  • Method of previous suicide attempt
  • Repeated hospital admissions due to self-harm
  • Ambivalence, worthlessness, helplessness, hopelessness


  • Individual-level intervention to encourage safe storage of hazardous items (pesticides, firearms)
  • maintaining follow-up with people who present to an emergency department after a suicide attempt (ref 116)
    • Follow-up case management and encouragement of adherence showed 0.2% suicide rate versus 2.2% with usual care (ref 117)
  • Prescriptions of SSRI are inversely correlated with national and regional suicide rates (ref 124). Same for lithium, clozapine
  • Ref 136, 137, 138, 139, 140 for psychological treatments