Epidemiology of fatal/non-fatal suicide among patients with chronic osteomyelitis (COM): A nationwide population-based study

Objective: Chronic osteomyelitis (COM) can induce systemic inflammation, and systemic inflammation may be associated with suicide tendency. However, no studies have investigated the correlation between COM and suicide tendency. Methods: The aim of this population-based study was to determine the epidemiology of fatal/ non-fatal suicide among COM patients. Subjects with at least two outpatient visits[…]