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National Suicide Research Foundation. (2016) National Suicide Research Foundation newsletter. Cork: National Suicide Research Foundation.

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Article by C Dillon on 'Self-harm, alcohol consumption and public holidays' on pg. 2


While rare as a sole method of self-harm, alcohol is often involved in self-harm presentations to Irish hospital emergency departments (EDs), as recorded by the National Self-Harm Registry Ireland. In 2015, a total of 11,189 self-harm presentations were recorded. Overall, alcohol was present in over one-third of these (31%), and more so for men than women (34% vs. 29%)...........

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Irish-related, Open Access, Article
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All substances
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Harm reduction
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15 December 2016
15 December 2016
National Suicide Research Foundation
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National Suicide Research Foundation
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