Alexandra Fleischmann

Summary

Affiliation: World Health Organization
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Effectiveness of brief intervention and contact for suicide attempters: a randomized controlled trial in five countries
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:703-9. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Completed suicide and psychiatric diagnoses in young people: a critical examination of the evidence
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Dependence, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:676-83. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of attempted suicides seen in emergency-care settings of general hospitals in eight low- and middle-income countries
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 35:1467-74. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts, plans, and ideation in culturally diverse sites: the WHO SUPRE-MISS community survey
    Jose M Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 35:1457-65. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses and suicide: revisiting the evidence
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Crisis 25:147-55. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior prevention: WHO perspectives on research
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 133:8-12. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide and mental disorders: do we know enough?
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Br J Psychiatry 183:382-3. 2003
  8. pmc Suicide, suicide attempts and pesticides: a major hidden public health problem
    Jose M Bertolote
    Bull World Health Organ 84:260. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide rates in China
    Jose M Bertolote
    Lancet 359:2274; author reply 2274-5. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Community study of suicidal behaviors and risk factors among Iranian adults
    Mitra Hakim Shooshtary
    Mental Health Research Center, Tehran Psychiatric Institute, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Arch Suicide Res 12:141-7. 2008

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. pmc Effectiveness of brief intervention and contact for suicide attempters: a randomized controlled trial in five countries
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Bull World Health Organ 86:703-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether brief intervention and contact is effective in reducing subsequent suicide mortality among suicide attempters in low and middle-income countries...
  2. ncbi request reprint Completed suicide and psychiatric diagnoses in young people: a critical examination of the evidence
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Dependence, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Orthopsychiatry 75:676-83. 2005
    ..A comprehensive suicide prevention strategy among young people should target mental disorders as a whole, not depression alone, and consider contextual factors...
  3. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of attempted suicides seen in emergency-care settings of general hospitals in eight low- and middle-income countries
    Alexandra Fleischmann
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 35:1467-74. 2005
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Suicide attempts, plans, and ideation in culturally diverse sites: the WHO SUPRE-MISS community survey
    Jose M Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Psychol Med 35:1457-65. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric diagnoses and suicide: revisiting the evidence
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Crisis 25:147-55. 2004
    ..The key role of prevention and treatment of mental disorders in the prevention of suicide is widely acknowledged. Which specific disorders need to be targeted remains to be conclusively demonstrated...
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behavior prevention: WHO perspectives on research
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Am J Med Genet C Semin Med Genet 133:8-12. 2005
    ..Having recognized the need for comparable information about attempted suicide across different countries and cultures, WHO's Multisite Intervention Study on Suicidal Behaviors is presented...
  7. ncbi request reprint Suicide and mental disorders: do we know enough?
    Jose Manoel Bertolote
    Br J Psychiatry 183:382-3. 2003
  8. pmc Suicide, suicide attempts and pesticides: a major hidden public health problem
    Jose M Bertolote
    Bull World Health Organ 84:260. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Suicide rates in China
    Jose M Bertolote
    Lancet 359:2274; author reply 2274-5. 2002
  10. doi request reprint Community study of suicidal behaviors and risk factors among Iranian adults
    Mitra Hakim Shooshtary
    Mental Health Research Center, Tehran Psychiatric Institute, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
    Arch Suicide Res 12:141-7. 2008
    ..Younger ages, tobacco abuse, and long-term mental or physical disabilities could be considered risk factors for attempting suicide...