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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Ladwig, KH; Baumert, JJ 
Title:
Patterns of suicidal behaviour in a metro subway system: a study of 306 cases injured by the Munich subway, 1980-1999. 
Abstract:
BACKGROUND: As a basis for preventive strategies to reduce subway suicides, an investigation was undertaken to determine if there was a distinct pattern of subway suicidal behaviour. METHODS: Data were taken from the Municipal Munich Subway System case registry (southern Germany) for all suicidal incidents on the track: purposely inflicted; date, time and location of incident, sex of victim, outcome. The analysis covered a 20 year observation period between 1980 and 1999, for which the Munich M...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Eur J Public Health 
Year:
2004 
Journal volume:
14 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
291-5 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
1101-1262 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychosomatische Medizin und Psychotherapie