Psychotropic and other medicine use at time of death by suicide: A population-level analysis of linked dispensing and forensic toxicology data

Objectives:¬†To determine the numbers and types of medicines dispensed around the time of death to people who die by suicide; to compare the medicines recently dispensed and those recorded in post mortem toxicology reports. Design, setting, participants:¬†Analysis of linked National Coronial Information System (NCIS) and Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) data from the Australian Suicide Prevention […]