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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Lukaschek, Karoline; Baumert, Jens; Erazo, Natalia; Ladwig, Karl-Heinz 
Title:
Stable time patterns of railway suicides in Germany: comparative analysis of 7,187 cases across two observation periods (1995-1998; 2005-2008). 
Abstract:
The majority of fatalities on the European Union (EU) railways are suicides, representing about 60% of all railway fatalities. The aim of this study was to compare time patterns of suicidal behaviour on railway tracks in Germany between two observation periods (1995-1998 and 2005-2008) in order to investigate their stability and value in railway suicide prevention.Cases were derived from the National Central Registry of person accidents on the German railway network (STABAG). The association of...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
BMC Public Health 
Year:
2014 
Journal volume:
14 
Pages contribution:
124 
Language:
eng 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie