Annette L Beautrais

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postcard intervention for repeat self-harm: randomised controlled trial
    Annette L Beautrais
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, 464 Congress Avenue, Suite 260, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 197:55-60. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Removing bridge barriers stimulates suicides: an unfortunate natural experiment
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:495-7. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behaviour in adolescence and subsequent mental health outcomes in young adulthood
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychol Med 35:983-93. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold depression in adolescence and mental health outcomes in adulthood
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:66-72. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Indigenous suicide in New Zealand
    Annette L Beautrais
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Suicide Res 10:159-168. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behaviour in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:896-904. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality and further suicidal behaviour after an index suicide attempt: a 10-year study
    Sheree J Gibb
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:95-100. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Cannabis and educational achievement
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Addiction 98:1681-92. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and mental health in a birth cohort of young adults
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychol Med 35:971-81. 2005
  10. pmc Multiple aspects of sexual orientation: prevalence and sociodemographic correlates in a New Zealand national survey
    J Elisabeth Wells
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 40:155-68. 2011

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Postcard intervention for repeat self-harm: randomised controlled trial
    Annette L Beautrais
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, 464 Congress Avenue, Suite 260, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 197:55-60. 2010
    ..Self-harm and suicidal behaviour are common reasons for emergency department presentation. Those who present with self-harm have an elevated risk of further suicidal behaviour and death...
  2. doi request reprint Removing bridge barriers stimulates suicides: an unfortunate natural experiment
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 43:495-7. 2009
    ..This study compared the number of suicides due to jumping from the bridge after the reinstallation of safety barriers in 2003...
  3. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behaviour in adolescence and subsequent mental health outcomes in young adulthood
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychol Med 35:983-93. 2005
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the linkages between suicidal ideation and attempt in adolescence and subsequent suicidal behaviours and mental health in young adulthood...
  4. ncbi request reprint Subthreshold depression in adolescence and mental health outcomes in adulthood
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:66-72. 2005
    ..There is increasing interest in the extent to which individuals with subthreshold depression face increased risks of subsequent major depression and other disorders...
  5. ncbi request reprint Indigenous suicide in New Zealand
    Annette L Beautrais
    Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Suicide Res 10:159-168. 2006
    ..This article reviews explanations for the observed rates of suicide in Măori, and examines approaches to effective intervention to reduce rates of suicide in young Măori...
  6. ncbi request reprint Suicidal behaviour in Te Rau Hinengaro: the New Zealand Mental Health Survey
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Department of Psychological Medicine, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 40:896-904. 2006
    ..To describe prevalence and correlates of suicidal behaviour in the New Zealand population aged 16 years and over...
  7. ncbi request reprint Mortality and further suicidal behaviour after an index suicide attempt: a 10-year study
    Sheree J Gibb
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 39:95-100. 2005
    ..To examine further suicide attempts and mortality in the 10 years after a suicide attempt requiring hospital admission...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cannabis and educational achievement
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Addiction 98:1681-92. 2003
    ..To examine the relationship between cannabis use in adolescence/young adulthood and levels of educational attainment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual orientation and mental health in a birth cohort of young adults
    David M Fergusson
    Christchurch Health and Development Study, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Psychol Med 35:971-81. 2005
    ..This paper sought to examine the relationship between sexual orientation and mental health in a New Zealand birth cohort studied to age 25 years...
  10. pmc Multiple aspects of sexual orientation: prevalence and sociodemographic correlates in a New Zealand national survey
    J Elisabeth Wells
    Department of Public Health and General Practice, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Arch Sex Behav 40:155-68. 2011
    ..Differences between the bisexual and homosexual groups were small compared with the differences between these groups and the exclusively heterosexual group, except for sex (80.8% of bisexuals were female)...
  11. pmc Mental health and emergency medicine: a research agenda
    Gregory Luke Larkin
    Department of Surgery, Emergency Medicine Division, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Acad Emerg Med 16:1110-9. 2009
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  12. ncbi request reprint Burnout in hospital-based medical consultants in the New Zealand public health system
    Lois J Surgenor
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago at Christchurch, Christchurch, New Zealand
    N Z Med J 122:11-8. 2009
    ..To assess the prevalence and severity of burnout in hospital-based medical consultants, and investigate associated demographic and professional characteristics...
  13. ncbi request reprint Knowledge and attitudes about suicide in 25-year-olds
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, PO Box 4345, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 38:260-5. 2004
    ..To examine knowledge and attitudes about suicide in a New Zealand sample of young people aged 25 years...
  14. doi request reprint Health-care staff attitudes towards self-harm patients
    Sheree J Gibb
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Otago, Christchurch, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 44:713-20. 2010
    ..To examine attitudes towards self-harm patients and need for training about self-harm amongst health-care staff in Christchurch, New Zealand...
  15. ncbi request reprint Trends in US emergency department visits for suicide attempts, 1992-2001
    Gregory Luke Larkin
    Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06519 1315, USA
    Crisis 29:73-80. 2008
    ..Emergency departments are increasingly important sites for identifying, assessing and treating individuals with suicidal behavior...
  16. ncbi request reprint Subsequent mortality in medically serious suicide attempts: a 5 year follow-up
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine and Health Sciences, New Zealand
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 37:595-9. 2003
    ..To document mortality in a consecutive series of 302 individuals who made medically serious suicide attempts and were followed-up for 5 years...
  17. doi request reprint Community responses to a suicidal crisis: implications for suicide prevention
    Gregory Luke Larkin
    Yale University School of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine, 464 Congress Avenue, Suite 260, New Haven, CT 06519, USA
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 41:79-86. 2011
    ..These results suggest that public messages about hotlines and emergency options for suicidal patients need to be tailored to relevant population characteristics including age, education, ethnicity, and language preferences...
  18. ncbi request reprint Suicide and serious suicide attempts in youth: a multiple-group comparison study
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Cristchurch, New Zealand
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1093-9. 2003
    ..This study compared risk factors for suicide and medically serious nonfatal suicide attempts among youth under 25 years of age...
  19. ncbi request reprint Gender issues in youth suicidal behaviour
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Emerg Med (Fremantle) 14:35-42. 2002
    ..In fact, females may enjoy more protection from suicide than males in a number of areas...
  20. doi request reprint A preliminary naturalistic study of low-dose ketamine for depression and suicide ideation in the emergency department
    Gregory Luke Larkin
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA
    Int J Neuropsychopharmacol 14:1127-31. 2011
    ..6 (s.e.m. =0.2) after 40 min post-administration; SI improvements were sustained over 10 d. These data provide preliminary, open-label support for the feasibility and efficacy of ketamine as a rapid-onset antidepressant in the ED...
  21. ncbi request reprint A case control study of suicide and attempted suicide in older adults
    Annette L Beautrais
    Canterbury Suicide Project, Christchurch School of Medicine, New Zealand
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 32:1-9. 2002
    ..6%), suggesting that the improved detection, treatment and management of mood disorders should be the primary focus of suicide prevention strategies for older adults...