Year: 2013 Source: Psychological Medicine / FirstView Article.(2013):1-11. DOI:10.1017/S0033291713000810 SIEC No: 20130633

More effective prevention of suicide requires a comprehensive understanding of sociodemographic, psychiatric and somatic risk factors. Previous studies have been limited by incomplete ascertainment of these factors. We conducted the first study of this issue using sociodemographic and out-patient and in-patient health data for a national population.