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[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Alcohol or drugs were key factor in 80% of Cork suicide cases in study. (18 May 2017)

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The analysis is one of the first to compare young people (aged 15-24) and adults (aged 25-34) in terms of socio-democratic factors, substance abuse and method characteristics. The study was conducted by researchers attached to the National Suicide Research Foundation in University College Cork, the university’s Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, and St Patrick’s Mental Health Services in Cork............


Item Type:News
Source:Irish Examiner
Date:18 May 2017
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Subjects:F Concepts in psychology > Specific attitude and behaviour > self-destructive behaviour > suicidal behaviour / suicide
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Suicide prevention
T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
T Demographic characteristics > Young adult
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland > Cork

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