Mathew Miller

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The association between changes in household firearm ownership and rates of suicide in the United States, 1981-2002
    M Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Inj Prev 12:178-82. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint State-level homicide victimization rates in the US in relation to survey measures of household firearm ownership, 2001-2003
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:656-64. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Household firearm ownership and rates of suicide across the 50 United States
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Trauma 62:1029-34; discussion 1034-5. 2007
  4. doi request reprint Antidepressant class, age, and the risk of deliberate self-harm: a propensity score matched cohort study of SSRI and SNRI users in the USA
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntigton Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    CNS Drugs 28:79-88. 2014
  5. pmc Method choice in nonfatal self-harm as a predictor of subsequent episodes of self-harm and suicide: implications for clinical practice
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e61-8. 2013
  6. pmc Veterans and suicide: a reexamination of the National Death Index-linked National Health Interview Survey
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Heath, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S154-9. 2012
  7. doi request reprint Suicide mortality in the United States: the importance of attending to method in understanding population-level disparities in the burden of suicide
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 33:393-408. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Cancer and the risk of suicide in older Americans
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Kresge Bldg, Rm 305, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:4720-4. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Recent psychopathology, suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts in households with and without firearms: findings from the National Comorbidity Study Replication
    M Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Inj Prev 15:183-7. 2009
  10. doi request reprint Suicide among US veterans: A prospective study of 500,000 middle-aged and elderly men
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Heath, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:494-500. 2009

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. pmc The association between changes in household firearm ownership and rates of suicide in the United States, 1981-2002
    M Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Inj Prev 12:178-82. 2006
    ..To explore whether recent declines in household firearm prevalence in the United States were associated with changes in rates of suicide for men, women, and children...
  2. ncbi request reprint State-level homicide victimization rates in the US in relation to survey measures of household firearm ownership, 2001-2003
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Soc Sci Med 64:656-64. 2007
    ..Although causal inference is not warranted on the basis of the present study alone, our findings suggest that the household may be an important source of firearms used to kill men, women and children in the United States...
  3. ncbi request reprint Household firearm ownership and rates of suicide across the 50 United States
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Trauma 62:1029-34; discussion 1034-5. 2007
    ..We address these two criticisms by using recently available state-level survey-based estimates of household firearm ownership, serious mental illness, and alcohol/illicit substance use and dependence...
  4. doi request reprint Antidepressant class, age, and the risk of deliberate self-harm: a propensity score matched cohort study of SSRI and SNRI users in the USA
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntigton Ave, Boston, MA, 02115, USA
    CNS Drugs 28:79-88. 2014
    ..The age-stratified FDA meta-analyses did not have adequate power to investigate rates of suicidal behaviors by antidepressant drug class...
  5. pmc Method choice in nonfatal self-harm as a predictor of subsequent episodes of self-harm and suicide: implications for clinical practice
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:e61-8. 2013
    ..We examined time-varying and time-invariant characteristics of nonfatal intentional self-harm episodes in relation to subsequent episodes of self-harm and suicide...
  6. pmc Veterans and suicide: a reexamination of the National Death Index-linked National Health Interview Survey
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Heath, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 102:S154-9. 2012
    ..We assessed the risk of suicide among veterans compared with nonveterans...
  7. doi request reprint Suicide mortality in the United States: the importance of attending to method in understanding population-level disparities in the burden of suicide
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 33:393-408. 2012
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  8. doi request reprint Cancer and the risk of suicide in older Americans
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, Kresge Bldg, Rm 305, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Clin Oncol 26:4720-4. 2008
    ..To determine whether the risk of suicide is greater among patients with cancer than among patients with other medical illnesses...
  9. doi request reprint Recent psychopathology, suicidal thoughts and suicide attempts in households with and without firearms: findings from the National Comorbidity Study Replication
    M Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Inj Prev 15:183-7. 2009
    ..To assess the relationship between firearm ownership and possible psychiatric confounders of the firearm-suicide relationship...
  10. doi request reprint Suicide among US veterans: A prospective study of 500,000 middle-aged and elderly men
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Heath, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 170:494-500. 2009
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  11. doi request reprint Exposure to alcohol, drugs and tobacco and the risk of subsequent suicidality: findings from the Mexican Adolescent Mental Health Survey
    M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Room 305, Kresge Building, Boston, MA 02115, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:110-7. 2011
    ..e. without disorder), (3) applies to tobacco use and dependence independent of illicit drugs and alcohol use/disorder, and (4) is confounded by comorbid mental illness...
  12. pmc Opioid analgesics and the risk of fractures in older adults with arthritis
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:430-8. 2011
    ..To compare the risk of fracture associated with initiating opioids with that of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs (NSAIDs) and the variation in risk according to opioid dose, duration of action, and duration of use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Belief in the inevitability of suicide: results from a national survey
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Rm 305 Kresge Building, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 36:1-11. 2006
    ..The strongest predictors of belief in complete substitution were firearm ownership and cigarette smoking. Belief in the inevitability of suicide may be a political impediment to adopting potentially effective suicide prevention efforts...
  14. ncbi request reprint Firearm storage practices and rates of unintentional firearm deaths in the United States
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Ave, 3rd Fl, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 37:661-7. 2005
    ..Although these recommendations appeal to common sense, no study has yet addressed whether firearm storage practices influence the risk of unintentional firearm injury...
  15. ncbi request reprint Firearm availability and unintentional firearm deaths
    M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 33:477-84. 2001
    ..Between 1979 and 1997, almost 30,000 Americans died from unintentional firearm injuries, half of whom were under 25 years of age and 4,600 of whom were less than 15 years old...
  16. ncbi request reprint Firearm availability and unintentional firearm deaths, suicide, and homicide among 5-14 year olds
    Mathew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Trauma 52:267-74; discussion 274-5. 2002
    ..This national study attempts to determine whether firearm prevalence is related to rates of unintentional firearm deaths, suicides, and homicides among children...
  17. pmc Firearm availability and suicide, homicide, and unintentional firearm deaths among women
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Urban Health 79:26-38. 2002
    ..In the United States, more than 45,000 women died from gun violence over the last decade...
  18. ncbi request reprint Household firearm ownership and suicide rates in the United States
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Epidemiology 13:517-24. 2002
    ..A central question regarding the relation between firearms and suicide is whether the ready availability of firearms increases the suicide rate, rather than merely increasing the proportion of suicides from guns...
  19. ncbi request reprint 'Road rage' in Arizona: armed and dangerous
    Matthew Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 34:807-14. 2002
    ..Our findings suggest that, at least among Arizona motorists, having a gun in the car is a strong marker for aggressive and illegal behavior behind the wheel...
  20. ncbi request reprint Guns and gun threats at college
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 51:57-65. 2002
    ..Students who reported having firearms at college disproportionately reported that they engaged in behaviors that put themselves and others at risk for injury...
  21. pmc Rates of household firearm ownership and homicide across US regions and states, 1988-1997
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 92:1988-93. 2002
    ..In this study we explored the association between rates of household firearm ownership and homicide across the United States, by age groups...
  22. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of case fatality rates for suicide in the northeast
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Ann Emerg Med 43:723-30. 2004
    ..We examine how method-specific case fatality rates for suicide differ by age and sex...
  23. ncbi request reprint Firearms and suicide in the northeast
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Trauma 57:626-32. 2004
    ..A central question in suicide research is whether firearm availability increases the overall number of suicides rather than the proportion of suicides from guns...
  24. pmc Cigarettes and suicide: a prospective study of 50,000 men
    M Miller
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Mass 02115, USA
    Am J Public Health 90:768-73. 2000
    ..This study examined the relation between smoking and suicide, controlling for various confounders...
  25. ncbi request reprint Neighborhood predictors of concealed firearm carrying among children and adolescents: results from the project on human development in Chicago neighborhoods
    Beth E Molnar
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 158:657-64. 2004
    ..Previous studies of concealed firearm carrying among children and adolescents have focused on individual risk factors...
  26. ncbi request reprint Phase 1 clinical trials in oncology
    Matthew J Miller
    N Engl J Med 352:2451-3; author reply 2451-3. 2005

Research Grants4

  1. Suicide attempts and unintentional injury among older Americans on psychotropics
    Matthew J Miller; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Analyses will examine whether, and if so, how the risk of injury depends on socio-demographic factors, co-morbidity, co-medication, dose and time since starting an antidepressant or antipsychotic. ..
  2. Prescription Opioid Use and the Risk of Injury among Elderly Americans
    Matthew Miller; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Since many older Americans benefit from opioids, a null finding or a finding that risk is concentrated (e.g., in some but not other specific preparations) would also be clinically relevant. ..