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Morgan, Sophia and Byrne, Sinead and Boylan, Carole and McLearie, Stephen and Fitzpatrick, Carol (2009) Deliberate self-harm in young people: attendance at a paediatric emergency department. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine , 26 , (3) , pp. 114-118.

Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is the strongest predictor of suicidal behaviour. This retrospective study reviewed all DSH presentations to our Paediatric Emergency Department between 2002-2006.

 

Item Type:Article
Date:2009
Page Range:pp. 114-118
Publisher:Medmedia Group
Volume:26
Number:3
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Subjects:G Health and disease > State of health > Mental health
T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
F Concepts in psychology > Specific attitude and behaviour > self-destructive behaviour
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland > Dublin

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