Suicide Completion

Death as the final outcome of the suicide process
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"That's true for suicide completion, suicide attempts and suicidal ideation, whereas for adults, it's higher in the summer."
A study on psychosocial autopsy found depression to be a contributing factor to suicide completion (Allen et al., 2013).
Acute air pollution exposure and risk of suicide completion. Am J Epidemiol 181(5):295-303, PMID: 25673816, https://doi.org/10.1093/aje/kwu341.
Suicide completion rates exceed 80 percent for people who use a firearm, and less than 2 percent for cutting and drug ingestion.
These gender-related differences in suicide completion, suicide attempts, and suicidal ideation may--in part--point to the fact that males select more lethal methods than females do (Shain, 2016).
Underscoring the need for larger samples, only 3 of the top contributing genes were seen in both men and women, suggesting that there are likely significant sex differences in the biology of suicide completion. This important work needs to be replicated and extended.
Preliminary findings of noncompliance with psychotropic medication and prevalence of methamphetamine intoxication associated with suicide completion. Crisis, 26(2), 78-84.
Suicide risk assessment and content of VA health care contacts before suicide completion by veterans in Oregon.
The interval between the last hospital visit and suicide completion varied from 6 months to 2 years for physical illness, but not for any psychiatric symptoms, in only 10 cases.
Considering that approximately 100200 attempts take place for every suicide completion (CDC, 2009), a high school of this size would experience the trauma of a student death by suicide at least every 2 to 3 years.
This can often lead to attempts at suicide and finally to suicide completion (Brent et al., 1988).