Keith Hawton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with suicidal phenomena in adolescents: a systematic review of population-based studies
    Emma Evans
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:957-79. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm by under-15-year-olds: characteristics, trends and outcome
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:441-8. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-harm in England: a tale of three cities. Multicentre study of self-harm
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Dept of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:513-21. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint How adolescents who cut themselves differ from those who take overdoses
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:513-23. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Six year follow-up of a clinical sample of self-harm patients
    Julia M A Sinclair
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Royal South Hants Hospital, Brintons Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YG, UK
    J Affect Disord 121:247-52. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Repetition of self-harm and suicide following self-harm in children and adolescents: findings from the Multicentre Study of Self-harm in England
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:1212-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between life events and suicide intent in self-poisoners with and without a history of deliberate self-harm: a preliminary study
    Catherine Crane
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:367-78. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students, 1993-2005: a descriptive and case-control study
    Su Mahadevan
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:211-9. 2010
  9. pmc Psychosocial characteristics and social networks of suicidal prisoners: towards a model of suicidal behaviour in detention
    Adrienne Rivlin
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e68944. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Premature death after self-harm: a multicentre cohort study
    Helen Bergen
    University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 380:1568-74. 2012

Detail Information

Publications72

  1. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with suicidal phenomena in adolescents: a systematic review of population-based studies
    Emma Evans
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Clin Psychol Rev 24:957-79. 2004
    ..Methodological considerations are highlighted and implications of the findings for clinicians and other professionals concerned with prevention of suicidal behavior by adolescents are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm by under-15-year-olds: characteristics, trends and outcome
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:441-8. 2008
    ..Relatively little information is available about the characteristics and long-term outcome of children and adolescents aged under 15 years who present to general hospitals because of deliberate self-harm (DSH)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Self-harm in England: a tale of three cities. Multicentre study of self-harm
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Dept of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 42:513-21. 2007
    ..Multicentre monitoring of self-harm has been established as a result of the National Suicide Prevention Strategy for England...
  4. ncbi request reprint How adolescents who cut themselves differ from those who take overdoses
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 19:513-23. 2010
    ..Contagion may be an important factor in DSH by adolescents, especially in girls who cut themselves. These findings are relevant to the design of prevention and treatment programmes...
  5. doi request reprint Six year follow-up of a clinical sample of self-harm patients
    Julia M A Sinclair
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Royal South Hants Hospital, Brintons Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YG, UK
    J Affect Disord 121:247-52. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the long-term mortality, morbidity and quality of life of such patients...
  6. doi request reprint Repetition of self-harm and suicide following self-harm in children and adolescents: findings from the Multicentre Study of Self-harm in England
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 53:1212-9. 2012
    ..Self-harm (intentional self-poisoning and self-injury) in children and adolescents is often repeated and is associated with increased risk of future suicide. We have investigated factors associated with these outcomes...
  7. ncbi request reprint The association between life events and suicide intent in self-poisoners with and without a history of deliberate self-harm: a preliminary study
    Catherine Crane
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:367-78. 2007
    ..The results provide preliminary evidence to suggest the presence of a suicidal process in women, in which the impact of negative life events on suicide intent diminishes across episodes...
  8. doi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students, 1993-2005: a descriptive and case-control study
    Su Mahadevan
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 45:211-9. 2010
    ..Deliberate self-harm (DSH; intentional self-poisoning or self-injury) is a major problem among young people and has been identified as one of the key mental health problems affecting students...
  9. pmc Psychosocial characteristics and social networks of suicidal prisoners: towards a model of suicidal behaviour in detention
    Adrienne Rivlin
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e68944. 2013
    ..Strategies to reduce self-harm and suicide in prisoners should include attention to such factors. ..
  10. doi request reprint Premature death after self-harm: a multicentre cohort study
    Helen Bergen
    University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 380:1568-74. 2012
    ..People who self-harm have an increased risk of premature death. The aim of this study was to investigate cause-specific premature death in individuals who self-harm, including associations with socioeconomic deprivation...
  11. pmc Impact of different pack sizes of paracetamol in the United Kingdom and Ireland on intentional overdoses: a comparative study
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    BMC Public Health 11:460. 2011
    ..Our aim was to determine whether this resulted in smaller overdoses of paracetamol in Ireland compared with the UK...
  12. pmc Long term effect of reduced pack sizes of paracetamol on poisoning deaths and liver transplant activity in England and Wales: interrupted time series analyses
    Keith Hawton
    University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    BMJ 346:f403. 2013
    ..To assess the long term effect of United Kingdom legislation introduced in September 1998 to restrict pack sizes of paracetamol on deaths from paracetamol poisoning and liver unit activity...
  13. pmc Six-year follow-up of impact of co-proxamol withdrawal in England and Wales on prescribing and deaths: time-series study
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    PLoS Med 9:e1001213. 2012
    ....
  14. pmc Effect of withdrawal of co-proxamol on prescribing and deaths from drug poisoning in England and Wales: time series analysis
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX
    BMJ 338:b2270. 2009
    ..To assess the effect of the UK Committee on Safety of Medicines' announcement in January 2005 of withdrawal of co-proxamol on analgesic prescribing and poisoning mortality...
  15. doi request reprint General hospital presentations of non-fatal hanging over a 28-year period: case-control study
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 193:503-4. 2008
    ..They represent an important subgroup of those who self-harm, who require especially careful assessment and follow-up...
  16. doi request reprint Epidemiology and nature of self-harm in children and adolescents: findings from the multicentre study of self-harm in England
    Keith Hawton
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Suicide Research, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 21:369-77. 2012
    ..National guidance on provision of psychosocial assessment in all cases of self-harm requires further implementation...
  17. doi request reprint Suicide and deliberate self-harm in Oxford University students over a 30-year period
    Keith Hawton
    Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 47:43-51. 2012
    ..To determine whether rates of suicide and self-harm in university students differ from those in other young people...
  18. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in people aged 60 years and over: characteristics and outcome of a 20-year cohort
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:572-81. 2006
    ..Little information is available about older deliberate self-harm (DSH) patients and their outcome...
  19. doi request reprint Life problems and deliberate self-harm: associations with gender, age, suicidal intent and psychiatric and personality disorder
    Camilla Haw
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, Oxford University, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 109:139-48. 2008
    ..The aims of this study were to examine life problems according to age, gender, suicidal intent and other patient characteristics in DSH patients...
  20. ncbi request reprint Self-harm in UK armed forces personnel: descriptive and case-control study of general hospital presentations
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 194:266-72. 2009
    ..Little is known about self-harm in the armed forces...
  21. doi request reprint Epidemiology and trends in non-fatal self-harm in three centres in England: 2000-2007
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:493-8. 2010
    ..Trends in self-harm are an important indicator of community psychopathology, with resource implications for health services and relevance to suicide prevention policy. Previous reports in the UK have come largely from single centres...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol dependence, excessive drinking and deliberate self-harm: trends and patterns in Oxford, 1989-2002
    Camilla Haw
    Centre for Suicide Research, Dept of Psychiatry, Oxford University, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 40:964-71. 2005
    ..The proportion of women (but not men) drinking in excess of government-recommended limits has also increased. We investigate trends, by gender and age group, in alcohol problems and usage among DSH patients...
  23. doi request reprint Studying survivors of near-lethal suicide attempts as a proxy for completed suicide in prisons
    Adrienne Rivlin
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Forensic Sci Int 220:19-26. 2012
    ..Prisoners who survive near-lethal self-harm would appear to be a valid proxy for those who die by suicide in prison. The Suicide Intent Scale requires some modifications for use in prisons...
  24. ncbi request reprint Monitoring deliberate self-harm presentations to general hospitals
    Keith Hawton
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Crisis 27:157-63. 2006
    ..Finally we consider the potential uses of the data for both clinical and research purposes, including evaluation of national suicide prevention initiatives...
  25. pmc Trends in prescribing and self-poisoning in relation to UK regulatory authority warnings against use of SSRI antidepressants in under-18-year-olds
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Prevention, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Clin Pharmacol 68:618-29. 2009
    ..To assess the impact of the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Authority (MHRA) warning in December 2003 not to prescribe selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRI) antidepressants, except fluoxetine, to under-18-year-olds...
  26. doi request reprint Impact of withdrawal of the analgesic Co-proxamol on nonfatal self-poisoning in the UK
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, UK
    Crisis 32:81-7. 2011
    ..Prescriptions of co-proxamol were reduced in the 3-year withdrawal phase (2005 to 2007) following the CSM announcement...
  27. doi request reprint Psychosocial assessment and repetition of self-harm: the significance of single and multiple repeat episode analyses
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 127:257-65. 2010
    ..An important question is whether psychosocial assessment reduces risk of repeated self-harm. Repetition has been investigated with survival analysis using various models, though many are not appropriate for recurrent events...
  28. pmc Toxicity of antidepressants: rates of suicide relative to prescribing and non-fatal overdose
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 196:354-8. 2010
    ..Self-poisoning is a common method of suicide and often involves ingestion of antidepressants. Information on the relative toxicity of antidepressants is therefore extremely important...
  29. doi request reprint Internet gamblers: a latent class analysis of their behaviours and health experiences
    Joanne Lloyd
    Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford University, UK
    J Gambl Stud 26:387-99. 2010
    ..Internet gamblers appear to be heterogeneous but composed of several subgroups, differing markedly on both demographic and clinical characteristics...
  30. doi request reprint A comparative study of non-fatal self-poisoning with antidepressants relative to prescribing in three centres in England
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7JX, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 123:95-101. 2010
    ..There are national guidelines for prescribing antidepressants. There have been few investigations of how non-fatal self-poisoning with antidepressants varies in relation to prescribing and to patient characteristics...
  31. doi request reprint Distinguishing between subgroups of adolescents who self-harm
    Emily Hargus
    Oxford University, Centre for Suicide Research, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 39:518-37. 2009
    ....
  32. doi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in rural and urban regions: a comparative study of prevalence and patient characteristics
    Louise Harriss
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Sci Med 73:274-81. 2011
    ..However, since variation by area will in part be due to differences at the individual level, further research utilising multi-level modelling techniques would be useful...
  33. pmc Evaluation of acceptability and use of lockable storage devices for pesticides in Sri Lanka that might assist in prevention of self-poisoning
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    BMC Public Health 9:69. 2009
    ..Safer storage of pesticides may be one means of prevention. We have conducted a study to assess the acceptability and use of lockable boxes for storing pesticides in rural Sri Lanka...
  34. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in patients presenting to hospital following self-harm: a systematic review
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, United Kingdom Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, Warneford Hospital Oxford, Oxfordshire, United Kingdom Electronic address
    J Affect Disord 151:821-30. 2013
    ..Psychiatric disorders occur in approximately 90% of individuals dying by suicide. The prevalence of psychiatric disorders in people who engage in non-fatal self-harm has received less attention...
  35. doi request reprint How do methods of non-fatal self-harm relate to eventual suicide?
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Affect Disord 136:526-33. 2012
    ..Methods used at an index episode of non-fatal self-harm may predict risk of future suicide. Little is known of suicide risk associated with most recent non-fatal method, and whether or not change in method is important...
  36. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in women prisoners who have engaged in near-lethal self-harm: case-control study
    Lisa Marzano
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:219-26. 2010
    ..Female prisoners are 20 times more likely to die by suicide than women of the same age in the general population. However, risk factors and indicators of vulnerability for suicide in this group are not well-known...
  37. doi request reprint Risk of suicide in medical and related occupational groups: a national study based on Danish case population-based registers
    Keith Hawton
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    J Affect Disord 134:320-6. 2011
    ..National data are required to examine this issue. It is also important to investigate the possible contribution of psychiatric disorder and access to specific suicide methods...
  38. ncbi request reprint Ethnic and gender differences in drinking, smoking and drug taking among adolescents in England: a self-report school-based survey of 15 and 16 year olds
    Karen Rodham
    Department of Psychiatry, Centre for Suicide Research, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Adolesc 28:63-73. 2005
    ..These findings have implications for targeting prevention campaigns through the media and educational initiatives...
  39. ncbi request reprint The role of autobiographical memory specificity in deliberate self-harm: correlates and consequences
    Julia M A Sinclair
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Affect Disord 102:11-8. 2007
    ..However it is not clear which clinical variables are associated with low memory specificity in this group, or whether low specificity is particularly associated with recent DSH...
  40. ncbi request reprint Self-injurious behavior and eating disorders: the extent and nature of the association
    Elena Svirko
    Department of Experimental Psychology, University of Oxford, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 37:409-21. 2007
    ..SIB and eating disorder symptoms may provide a means whereby patients can deal with each factor simultaneously. The clinical implications of the findings are discussed...
  41. pmc UK legislation on analgesic packs: before and after study of long term effect on poisonings
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX
    BMJ 329:1076. 2004
    ..To evaluate the long term effect of legislation limiting the size of packs of analgesics sold over the counter...
  42. doi request reprint Suicide
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Lancet 373:1372-81. 2009
    ..Approaches to suicide prevention include those targeting high-risk groups and population strategies. There are, however, many challenges to large-scale prevention, especially in developing countries...
  43. doi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in male prisoners who made near-lethal suicide attempts: case-control study
    Adrienne Rivlin
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 197:313-9. 2010
    ..Although male prisoners are five times more likely to die by suicide than men of a similar age in the general population, the contribution of psychiatric disorders is not known...
  44. doi request reprint Attitudes towards clinical services among people who self-harm: systematic review
    Tatiana L Taylor
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 194:104-10. 2009
    ..Self-harm is increasingly common in many countries, is often repeated and may have other negative outcomes...
  45. ncbi request reprint Suicidality in the veterinary profession: interview study of veterinarians with a history of suicidal ideation or behavior
    Belinda Platt
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, UK
    Crisis 33:280-9. 2012
    ..Suicide rates are elevated in the veterinary profession in several countries, yet little is known about possible contributory and preventive factors...
  46. ncbi request reprint Suicide and attempted suicide in bipolar disorder: a systematic review of risk factors
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, UK
    J Clin Psychiatry 66:693-704. 2005
    ..To determine the main risk factors for suicide and nonfatal suicidal behavior in patients with bipolar disorder through a systematic review of the international literature...
  47. ncbi request reprint Pain and deliberate self-harm: an important association
    Megan Theodoulou
    University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, England, UK
    J Psychosom Res 58:317-20. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to establish how often pain was a factor contributing to an episode of deliberate self-harm...
  48. doi request reprint Psychosocial influences on prisoner suicide: a case-control study of near-lethal self-harm in women prisoners
    Lisa Marzano
    University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, United Kingdom
    Soc Sci Med 72:874-83. 2011
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Value of measuring suicidal intent in the assessment of people attending hospital following self-poisoning or self-injury
    Louise Harriss
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX37JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 186:60-6. 2005
    ..Self-harm is associated with a high risk of suicide. It is unclear whether suicidal intent at the time of self-harm is a risk factor for future suicidal behaviour...
  50. ncbi request reprint Self-cutting: patient characteristics compared with self-poisoners
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 34:199-208. 2004
    ..It also indicates that the treatment needs of those who deliberately cut themselves are likely to differ from those of self-poisoners...
  51. ncbi request reprint Suicide in doctors. A psychological autopsy study
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Psychosom Res 57:1-4. 2004
    ..Doctors are at higher risk of suicide than many other occupational groups. This study was conducted to investigate factors associated with suicide in doctors...
  52. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of suicidal phenomena in adolescents: a systematic review of population-based studies
    Emma Evans
    University of Oxford, UK
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 35:239-50. 2005
    ....
  53. ncbi request reprint Variations in time of hospital presentation for deliberate self-harm and their implications for clinical services
    Helen Bergen
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    J Affect Disord 98:227-37. 2007
    ..We have investigated how patient characteristics and clinical management of DSH episodes vary according to hour and day of presentation...
  54. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in young people: characteristics and subsequent mortality in a 20-year cohort of patients presenting to hospital
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 68:1574-83. 2007
    ..To investigate the characteristics of young deliberate self-harm (DSH) patients and determine outcome in terms of mortality and risk factors for suicide...
  55. ncbi request reprint The changing gender ratio in occurrence of deliberate self-harm across the lifecycle
    Keith Hawton
    Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Crisis 29:4-10. 2008
    ..Reporting a ratio across all ages may conceal important variations in the gender ratio across the life cycle...
  56. doi request reprint Prison suicide in 12 countries: an ecological study of 861 suicides during 2003-2007
    Seena Fazel
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:191-5. 2011
    ..Although suicide rates among prisoners are high and vary between countries, it is uncertain whether this reflects the importation of risk from the general population or is associated with incarceration rates...
  57. pmc Help-seeking before and after episodes of self-harm: a descriptive study in school pupils in England
    Sarah Fortune
    University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:369. 2008
    ..The vast majority of episodes of self-harm do not result in presentation to hospital and relatively little is known about to whom or where adolescents who harm themselves go for help...
  58. ncbi request reprint Repetition of deliberate self-harm and subsequent suicide risk: long-term follow-up study of 11,583 patients
    Daniel Louis Zahl
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 185:70-5. 2004
    ..Repetition of deliberate self-harm (DSH) is a risk factor for suicide. Little information is available on the risk for specific groups of people who deliberately harm themselves repeatedly...
  59. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm in adolescents: a study of characteristics and trends in Oxford, 1990-2000
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 44:1191-8. 2003
    ..Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is a major healthcare problem in adolescents. Identification of targets for prevention and treatment requires ongoing monitoring of trends and characteristics of those involved...
  60. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' views on preventing self-harm. A large community study
    Sarah Fortune
    Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, University of Oxford Centre for Suicide Research, Oxford, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 43:96-104. 2008
    ....
  61. ncbi request reprint Seasonality in suicide: a study of farming suicides in England and Wales
    Sue Simkin
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, UK
    Crisis 24:93-7. 2003
    ..This study reinforces recent findings that seasonal variation in suicide appears to be diminishing, even in an occupational group where this might be expected...
  62. ncbi request reprint Suicide in prisoners: a systematic review of risk factors
    Seena Fazel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX37JX, United Kingdom
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1721-31. 2008
    ..To examine factors associated with suicide in prisoners...
  63. ncbi request reprint Suicide following deliberate self-harm: long-term follow-up of patients who presented to a general hospital
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:537-42. 2003
    ..Deliberate self-harm (DSH) is the strongest risk factor for future suicide. Up-to-date information on the extent of risk is lacking...
  64. ncbi request reprint Deliberate self-harm patients of no fixed abode: a study of characteristics and subsequent deaths in patients presenting to a general hospital
    Camilla Haw
    Centre for Suicide Research, University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Headington, Oxford, OX3 7JX, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 41:918-25. 2006
    ..International studies report high rates of deliberate self-harm (DSH) and suicide in the homeless. Little is known about DSH among homeless people in the UK and their subsequent risk of death from suicide and non-suicidal causes...
  65. ncbi request reprint Life problems and physical illness as risk factors for suicide in older people: a descriptive and case-control study
    Daniel Michael James Harwood
    University of Oxford Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
    Psychol Med 36:1265-74. 2006
    ..The role of physical illness and life problems in contributing to suicide in older people is potentially important with regard to suicide prevention...
  66. doi request reprint Healthcare and social services resource use and costs of self-harm patients
    Julia M A Sinclair
    Mental Health Group, Division of Clinical Neurosciences, Department of Psychiatry, Royal South Hants Hospital, University of Southampton, Brintons Terrace, Southampton, SO14 0YG, UK
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 46:263-71. 2011
    ..The aim of this study is to test the association between changing levels of costs of health and social care with further episodes of self-harm and to identify the clinical and social factors associated with this...
  67. ncbi request reprint Schizophrenia and suicide: systematic review of risk factors
    Keith Hawton
    Centre for Suicide Research, University of Oxford, Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 187:9-20. 2005
    ..Suicide risk is greatly increased in schizophrenia. Detection of those at risk is clinically important...
  68. ncbi request reprint Suicide prevention and audit
    Kate Saunders
    Centre for Suicide Research, Oxford University Department of Psychiatry, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX
    Br J Hosp Med (Lond) 66:627-30. 2005
    ..It is the commonest cause of death in men under the age of 35 years. This article reviews the epidemiology, causal factors and prevention of suicide, and also briefly discusses the role of audit in this area...
  69. ncbi request reprint Variation in deliberate self-harm around Christmas and New Year
    Helen Bergen
    University of Oxford, Oxford, UK
    Soc Sci Med 65:855-67. 2007
    ..They are of theoretical interest, and have important clinical implications regarding identification of patient groups especially susceptible to DSH at New Year...
  70. ncbi request reprint Suicidal intent in deliberate self-harm and the risk of suicide: the predictive power of the Suicide Intent Scale
    Louise Harriss
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    J Affect Disord 86:225-33. 2005
    ..The predictive power of suicidal intent to identify particular individuals who are at high risk of suicide is unclear...
  71. ncbi request reprint Suicidal phenomena and abuse in adolescents: a review of epidemiological studies
    Emma Evans
    Centre for Suicide Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Child Abuse Negl 29:45-58. 2005
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  72. ncbi request reprint Lithium in the prevention of suicidal behavior and all-cause mortality in patients with mood disorders: a systematic review of randomized trials
    Andrea Cipriani
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Oxford, Warneford Hospital, Oxford OX3 7JX, UK
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1805-19. 2005
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