Chi Kin Law

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint The influence of deprivation on suicide mortality in urban and rural Queensland: an ecological analysis
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, 176 Messines Ridge Road, Mt Gravatt, QLD, 4122, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1919-28. 2014
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of barrier installation for preventing railway suicides in Hong Kong
    C K Law
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 114:254-62. 2009
  3. pmc Temporal patterns of charcoal burning suicides among the working age population in Hong Kong SAR: the influence of economic activity status and sex
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    BMC Public Health 12:505. 2012
  4. doi request reprint The economic and potential years of life lost from suicide in Taiwan, 1997-2007
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Crisis 32:152-9. 2011
  5. pmc Seasonal differences in the day-of-the-week pattern of suicide in Queensland, Australia
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, National Centre of Excellence in Suicide Prevention, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Queensland 4122, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2825-33. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Influences of population-level factors on suicides in older adults: a national ecological study from Australia
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, National Centre of Excellence in Suicide Prevention, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 31:384-91. 2016
  7. doi request reprint Assessing the quantitative impact of suicide on life expectancy in Hong Kong: 1986-2006
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Suicide Res 14:284-90. 2010

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. doi request reprint The influence of deprivation on suicide mortality in urban and rural Queensland: an ecological analysis
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, 176 Messines Ridge Road, Mt Gravatt, QLD, 4122, Australia
    Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol 49:1919-28. 2014
    ..This investigation aims to examine how social deprivation influences suicide mortality and to identify which related factors of deprivation have a higher potential to reduce suicide risk in urban and rural Queensland, Australia...
  2. doi request reprint Evaluating the effectiveness of barrier installation for preventing railway suicides in Hong Kong
    C K Law
    HKJC Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    J Affect Disord 114:254-62. 2009
    ....
  3. pmc Temporal patterns of charcoal burning suicides among the working age population in Hong Kong SAR: the influence of economic activity status and sex
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    BMC Public Health 12:505. 2012
    ..e., predominantly economically active men), they may commit suicide at specific times. However, little is known about the temporal patterns of charcoal burning suicides...
  4. doi request reprint The economic and potential years of life lost from suicide in Taiwan, 1997-2007
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Crisis 32:152-9. 2011
    ..Taiwan has experienced a marked increase in the suicide rate in the last decade. However, the socioeconomic burden and impact to the community has not been adequately assessed...
  5. pmc Seasonal differences in the day-of-the-week pattern of suicide in Queensland, Australia
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, National Centre of Excellence in Suicide Prevention, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention, Mt Gravatt Campus, Griffith University, Queensland 4122, Australia
    Int J Environ Res Public Health 10:2825-33. 2013
    ..Whilst males have distinctive peaks in terms of days of the week for summer and winter, females do not show similar patterns. ..
  6. doi request reprint Influences of population-level factors on suicides in older adults: a national ecological study from Australia
    Chi Kin Law
    Australian Institute for Suicide Research and Prevention, National Centre of Excellence in Suicide Prevention, WHO Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Suicide Prevention, Griffith University, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 31:384-91. 2016
    ..Therefore, the objective of the present study is to analyse the extent to which population-level factors are associated with suicide by older persons in Australia, from an ecological perspective...
  7. doi request reprint Assessing the quantitative impact of suicide on life expectancy in Hong Kong: 1986-2006
    Chi Kin Law
    Hong Kong Institute of Asia Pacific Studies, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
    Arch Suicide Res 14:284-90. 2010
    ..52% (0.30 years) to 0.62% (0.38 years) of life span for males aged 18 while the same figure for females kept at 0.4% (0.30 years) of lifespan over the period. A comparison with the YLL and some discussion are also given...