Results of the WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide
. Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, 93(5), 327-338.
Hopelessness, depression and suicidal intent in parasuicide
. The British Journal of Psychiatry.
A review of the literature on the epidemiology of parasuicide
in the general population.
Its defining features allow it to be distinguished from attempted suicide, a term Norman Kreitman replaced with that of parasuicide
or deliberate self-harm.
Suicidal ideation is important marker that leads towards suicide or parasuicide
and also increases the likelihood of suicide attempts (De Wilde and Kienhorst, 1998).
LGB populations tend to have higher rates of both internalized issues, such as depression or anxiety disorder, and externalized issues such as drug and alcohol dependence, self-harm, parasuicide
, and suicide itself (King et al., 2007).
A repetition-prediction study on European parasuicide
Personality disorders in parasuicide
. Nordic Journal of Psychiatry, 55(3), 163-167.
The drastic measure, known in the medical community as "parasuicide
", is often seen as a "cry for help", according to Psychiatric Hospital head Dr Adel Al Offi.
Suicide and parasuicide
: a selected review of the literature.
Elderly suicidal behaviour: results from WHO/EURO Multicentre Study on Parasuicide
. Int J Geriatr.
A social-behavioral analysis of suicide and parasuicide
: Implications for clinical assessment and treatment.