Year: 2014 Source: JAMA Psychiatry.(2013).70(7):692-697.doi:10.1001/jamapsychiatry.2013.908. SIEC No: 20140194

Analyses examined the association between baseline clinical diagnoses of pain-related conditions (arthritis, back pain, migraine, neuropathy, headache or tension headache, fibromyalgia, and psychogenic pain) and subsequent suicide death (assessed in fiscal years 2006-2008).There is a need for increased awareness of suicide risk in individuals with certain noncancer pain diagnoses, in particular back pain, migraine, and psychogenic pain.

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