Year: 2014 Source: Depression and Anxiety.(2014).31(1):19Ð26.DOI: 10.1002/da.22194 SIEC No: 20140046

Previous studies have noted that a past suicide attempt (SA) predicts a future SA, but few studies have reported whether previous SAs that predict a future attempt differ from those that do not. Knowing which characteristics of previous SAs predict future attempts would assist in evaluating adolescents at risk of attempt repetition. This longitudinal study of an unreferred sample examined which characteristics of adolescent SAs increased risk for repeat attempts.

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