Suicide attempts by jumping and length of stay in general hospital: A retrospective study of 225 patients.

Affiliation

AP-HP, Hôpitaux Universitaires Paris Ouest, Service de Psychiatrie et Addictologie de l'adulte et du sujet âgé, Paris, France. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

Violent suicide attempts, such as jumping from a height, frequently lead to hospitalization in general hospital with high length of stay (LOS). We investigated features associated with LOS in this context.

Keywords

Consultation liaison psychiatry,Jumping,Length of stay,Suicide attempt,

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