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HSC Medicine, Dentistry and Healthcare Sciences Current Awareness Bulletins: Suicide Prevention

Suicide Prevention current awareness bulletin

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June 2024

AJLUNI, V. & AMARASINGHE, D. 2024. Youth suicide crisis: identifying at-risk individuals and prevention strategies. Child Adolesc Psychiatry Ment Health, 18, 58.

ALMANZAR, S. 2024. Advancing global health through primary care physician education on suicide prevention. Ann Glob Health, 90, 32.

ANSTEE, L., et al. 2024. Characteristics and outcomes of people in suicidal crisis at two emergency departments: a service evaluation. Emerg Nurse.

BAUER, B., et al. 2024. Using large language models to understand suicidality in a social media-based taxonomy of mental health disorders: linguistic analysis of Reddit posts. JMIR Ment Health, 11, e57234.

CHALKER, S. A., et al. 2024. Suicide prevention by peers offering recovery tactics (SUPPORT) for US Veterans with serious mental illness: community engagement approach. J Particip Med, 16, e56204.

CHEN, M. Y., et al. 2024. Depression, anxiety and suicidality among Chinese mental health professionals immediately after China's dynamic zero-COVID policy: a network perspective. J Affect Disord, 352, 153-162.

COMTOIS, K. A., et al. 2024. Experiential suicide prevention training for substance use treatment intensive outpatient program counselors: stepped wedge cluster-randomized training study. J Subst Use Addict Treat, 209397.

CROOK, R., et al. 2024. Development of the Prevention of Suicide Behaviour in Prisons: Enhancing Access to Therapy (PROSPECT) logic model and implementation strategies. BJPsych Bull, 1-9.

DE LUCA, G. P., et al. 2024. Machine learning approach for the development of a crucial tool in suicide prevention: The Suicide Crisis Inventory-2 (SCI-2) Short Form. PLoS One, 19, e0299048.

DELPOZO-BANOS, M., et al. 2024. Contacts with primary and secondary healthcare before suicide by those under the care of mental health services: case-control, whole-population-based study using person-level linked routine data in Wales, UK during 2000-2015. BJPsych Open, 10, e108.

DO, L., et al. 2024. Universal suicidality screening in a pediatric emergency department to improve mental health safety risk. J Emerg Nurs, 50, 354-363.

GONZÁLEZ-SANGUINO, C., et al. 2024. Non-fatal suicide behaviours: recommendations for addressing mental health. Lancet Psychiatry, 11, 314-316.

HALLETT, N., et al. 2024. Workplace interventions to prevent suicide: a scoping review. PLoS One, 19, e0301453.

HAWTON, K. & PIRKIS, J. 2024. Suicide prevention: reflections on progress over the past decade. Lancet Psychiatry, 11, 472-480.

JENNISKENS, K., et al. 2024. Development of an implementation plan for a school-based multimodal approach for depression and suicide prevention in adolescents. Front Public Health, 12, 1386031.

KINNER, S. A. & BORSCHMANN, R. 2024. Preventing suicide after release from incarceration - a multisectoral response. JAMA Netw Open, 7, e249951.

KIRBY, A. V., et al. 2024. Are autistic females at greater risk of suicide? A call for clarity to advance suicide prevention for the whole community. Autism Res, 17, 898-905.

KU, B. S., et al. 2024. The association between county-level mental health provider shortage areas and suicide rates in the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic. Gen Hosp Psychiatry, 88, 48-50.

LI, C. Y., et al. 2024. Epidemiological characteristics and behaviors of online broadcast suicidality in China: implications for targeted prevention strategies. Front Public Health, 12, 1396460.

MONTIEL, C. & MISHARA, B. L. 2024. A qualitative study of factors involved in the helping behaviors of suicide prevention gatekeepers. Death Stud, 48, 522-532.

MULLIGAN, L. D., et al. 2024. Substance use and self-poisoning in schizophrenia: 11-year findings from a national clinical survey of suicide in mental health patients in the UK. Schizophr Res, 267, 254-260.

NDETEI, D. M., et al. 2024. Methods and associations of suicidality in Kenyan high school students: clinical and public health implications. BJPsych Open, 10, e112.

ØIEN-ØDEGAARD, C., et al. 2024. Variations in healthcare utilization for mental health problems prior to suicide by socioeconomic status: a Norwegian register-based population study. BMC Health Serv Res, 24, 648.

REYES, M. P., et al. 2024. Breaking the silence: an epidemiological report on Asian American and Pacific Islander youth mental health and suicide (1999-2021). Child Adolesc Ment Health, 29, 136-144.

RIMMER, A. (2024). "How can we support staff after the death by suicide of a colleague?" BMJ 385: q1049.

SERRANO-GIMENO, V. et al. (2024) ‘Non-fatal suicide behaviours across phases in the COVID-19 pandemic: a population-based study in a Catalan cohort’, The Lancet. Psychiatry, 11(5), pp. 348–358.

SHOIB, S., et al. 2024. Suicide among psychiatrists: from healers to seekers of mental health care. Asian J Psychiatr, 95, 104004.

SPITTAL, M. J., et al. 2024. Evaluating population-level interventions and exposures for suicide prevention. Crisis.

STEFANOVICS, E. A., et al. 2024. Obesity in Latinx and white U.S. military veterans: mental health, psychosocial burden, non-suicidal self-injury and suicidal behavior. Psychiatry Res, 335, 115844.

STOCKNER, M., et al. 2024. How mental health and suicidality changed during the COVID-19 pandemic: a longitudinal study in the general and psychiatric population illustrating risk and protective factors. Behav Sci (Basel), 14.

WANG, S. S., et al. 2024. The relationship between mental health reforms and general population suicide rates in Australia over the past three and a half decades: 1987-2021. Psychiatry Res, 335, 115884.

WESTCOTT, J. B., et al. 2024. 'We all have a stake in this': a phenomenological inquiry into integrating suicide intervention in home-delivered meal service contexts. Aging Ment Health, 28, 762-770.

YIP, P. S. F., et al. 2024. Suicide prevention in Hong Kong: pushing boundaries while building bridges. Lancet Reg Health West Pac, 46, 101061.


BMJ, The (13th May); Lancet Psychiatry, The (May); PubMed (suicid*[Title]) AND (mental-health[Title] OR social-determinant*[Title] OR inequalit*[Title] OR crisis[Title] OR service*[Title] OR prevent*[Title] OR information[Title] OR health-promotion[Title] OR public-health[Title] OR postvention[Title]) from 2024/5/1 - 2024/5/31

May 2024

ADOBOI, F., et al. 2024. Sex-related inequalities in crude and age-standardized suicide rates: trends in Ghana from 2000 to 2019. BMC Public Health, 24, 1070.

ALLRED, A. & ALLRED, K. 2024. Saving lives: suicide prevention in LGBTQ youth. J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv, 62, 6-8.

BARTKOWSKI, J. P., et al. 2024. Expanding the Question-Persuade-Refer (QPR) evidence base: youth suicide prevention among the Mississippi band of Choctaw Indians. Healthcare (Basel), 12.

BARTKOWSKI, J. P., et al.  2024. Youth suicide prevention programming among the Mississippi band of Choctaw Indians: effects of the Lifelines student curriculum. Children (Basel), 11.

BRAILOVSKAIA, J., et al. J. 2024. Positive mental health accounts for the relationship between insomnia symptoms and suicide-related outcomes. J Psychiatr Res, 174, 192-196.

BRAVO, L. G., et al. 2024. Service utilization among adolescents seeking trauma-related care: Differences by risk for suicide and ethnoracial background. Res Nurs Health, 47, 161-171.

BRITTON, P. C., et al. 2024. Psychiatric diagnoses, somatic disorders, and emergency dispatches among individuals who used a national suicide crisis line. J Psychiatr Res, 174, 114-120.

BROOKS HOLLIDAY, S., et al. 2024. Do stigma and efficacy mediate the association between training and suicide prevention behavior among Army noncommissioned officers? Suicide Life Threat Behav, 54, 195-206.

CASAS-MUÑOZ, A., et al. 2024. ACEs and mental health problems as suicidality predictors in Mexican adolescents. Child Abuse Negl, 150, 106440.

CHEN, Y. Y., et al. 2024. Female labor-force participation as suicide prevention: a population study in Taiwan. Arch Suicide Res, 1-19.

COHEN, L. J., et al. 2024. Relationship between severity and length of exposure to COVID-19 parameters and resulting government responses and the Suicide Crisis Syndrome (SCS). Disaster Med Public Health Prep, 18, e68.

COLMENERO-NAVARRETE, L., et al. 2024. Modeling the associations between emotion regulation, suicide crisis syndrome and suicidal behavior: Results in community and clinical samples. Suicide Life Threat Behav.

DAGLAS, Z., et al. 2024. Classifying coping strategies from suicide prevention safety plans. Suicide Life Threat Behav, 54, 275-285.

GOULD, M. S., et al. 2024. "Breaking the silence" suicide Prevention media campaign in Oregon: Evaluation of impact on help-seeking and suicide mortality. Suicide Life Threat Behav, 54, 361-369.

HILL, R. M. & MCCRAY, C. L. 2024. Suicide-related stigma and social responsibility moderate the effects of an online suicide prevention gatekeeper training program. Arch Suicide Res, 28, 706-715.

HOLLIDAY, R., et al. 2024. Suicide risk screening and evaluation among patients accessing VHA services and identified as being newly homeless. Health Serv Res.

HOLMES, G., et al. 2024. Online versus in-person gatekeeper suicide prevention training: comparison in a community sample. J Ment Health, 1-8.

JEONG, H., et al. 2024. The effectiveness of a suicide prevention program in primary care clinics supported by community public health resources: A difference-in-differences analysis. Psychiatry Res, 334, 115803.

KATSUMATA, Y., et al. 2024. Use of telephone crisis hotline by callers with suicidality in Japan during the COVID-19 pandemic. Arch Suicide Res, 28, 716-721.

KEUM, B. T., et al. 2024. Counseling center and therapist effects on changes in suicidal ideation among college students receiving services on campus: comparisons across international status, race, gender, and sexual orientation. Arch Suicide Res, 1-12.

KIM, C., et al. 2024. Patterns of follow-up mental health care after hospitalization for suicide-related behaviors among older adults in South Korea. J Affect Disord, 350, 313-318.

LAVIGNE, J. E., et al. 2024. A randomized controlled trial protocol for a virtual, scalable suicide prevention gatekeeper training program for community pharmacy staff (Pharm-SAVES). Contemp Clin Trials Commun, 38, 101268.

LIU, X. Q. & WANG, X. 2024. Adolescent suicide risk factors and the integration of social-emotional skills in school-based prevention programs. World J Psychiatry, 14, 494-506.

MCCARTHY, M., et al. 2024. "No abnormality detected": a mixed-methods examination of emergency department coding practices for people in suicidal crisis. Arch Suicide Res, 1-14.

MICHALEK, I. M., et al. 2024. Unveiling the silent crisis: global burden of suicide-related deaths among children aged 10-14 years. World J Pediatr, 20, 371-391.

MULLIGAN, L. D., et al. 2024. Substance use and self-poisoning in schizophrenia: 11-year findings from a national clinical survey of suicide in mental health patients in England. Schizophr Res, 267, 254-260.

NDETEI, D. M., et al. 2024. Face-to-face bullying in and outside of schools and cyberbullying are associated with suicidality in Kenyan high school students: a public health issue. BMC Psychiatry, 24, 277.

REILY, N. M., et al. 2024. Help-Seeking and Barriers to Service Use amongst Men with Past-Year Suicidal Ideation and not in Contact with Mental Health Services. Arch Suicide Res, 28, 482-498.

RICHARDS, J. A., et al. 2024. Reducing Firearm Access for Suicide Prevention: Implementation Evaluation of the Web-Based "Lock to Live" Decision Aid in Routine Health Care Encounters. JMIR Med Inform, 12, e48007.

SMITH, A. R., et al. 2024. A longitudinal network analysis of suicide risk factors among service members and veterans sampled for suicidal ideation or attempt. Psychol Med, 1-11.

STAS, P., et al. 2024. Suicide risk, related factors and the impact of COVID-19 amongst suicide prevention helpline callers: A network analysis. J Affect Disord, 351, 372-380.

TEASDALE, S. B., et al. 2024. Evaluation of a community-based brief intervention service for youth in crisis with suicidal ideation or self-harm. Early Interv Psychiatry.

TON, A. T., et al. 2024. Peer-written caring letters for veterans after a suicidal crisis. Arch Suicide Res, 28, 585-599.

TRIVEDI, C., et al. 2024. Mental health outcomes and suicidality in hospitalized transgender adolescents. J Psychiatr Res, 172, 345-350.

WALLACE, E., et al. 2024. Thematic analysis of Prevention of Future Death reports for suicide: January 2021 to October 2022. BMJ Ment Health, 27, 1-7.

WARD, I. L., et al. 2024. Sociodemographic inequalities of suicide: a population-based cohort study of adults in England and Wales 2011-21. Eur J Public Health, 34, 211-217.

YIP, P. S. F., et al. 2024. Suicide prevention in Hong Kong: pushing boundaries while building bridges. Lancet Reg Health West Pac, 46, 101061.


PubMed (suicid*[Title]) AND (mental-health[Title] OR social-determinant*[Title] OR inequalit*[Title] OR crisis[Title] OR service*[Title] OR prevent*[Title] OR information[Title] OR health-promotion[Title] OR public-health[Title] OR postvention[Title]) from 2024/4/1 - 2024/4/30

April 2024

BIRD, K., et al. 2024. Risk and protective factors for self-harm thoughts and behaviours in transgender and gender diverse people. Heliyon, 10, e26074.

BOGALE, E. K., et al. 2024. Suicidal ideation, attempt, and its associated factors among adult HIV/AIDS patients in Ethiopia. PLoS One, 19, e0294078.

ERNST, M., et al. 2024. To what extent are psychological variables considered in the study of risk and protective factors for suicidal thoughts and behaviours in individuals with cancer? Clin Psychol Rev, 109, 102413.

GRYGLEWICZ, K., et al. 2024. Translating suicide safety planning components into the design of mHealth app features. JMIR Ment Health, 11, e52763.

HENNIPMAN-HERWEIJER, C., et al. 2024. The experiences of living with a suicidal family member, and the impact on daily life. J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs.

HU, F. H., et al. 2024. Non-pharmacological interventions for preventing suicide attempts. Asian J Psychiatr, 93, 103913.

JIDONG, D. E., et al. 2024. Interventions for self-harm and suicidal ideation in Africa. Arch Suicide Res, 1-25.

LANGE, S., et al. 2024. Sex-specific association of alcohol use disorder with suicide mortality. JAMA Netw Open, 7, e241941.

LUDWIG, J., et al. 2024. Education and suicidal ideation in Europe. J Affect Disord, 349, 509-524.

MOHAMAD, M. A., et al. 2024. Similarities and differences in the prevalence and risk factors of suicidal behavior between caregivers and people with dementia. BMC Geriatrics, 24, 254.

NUGENT, S. M., et al. 2024. Behavioural mental health interventions delivered in the emergency department for suicide, overdose and psychosis. BMJ Open, 14, e080023.

PIGONI, A., et al. 2024. Machine learning and the prediction of suicide in psychiatric populations: a systematic review. Transl Psychiatry Psychiatry, 14, 140.

SOMÉ, N. H., et al. 2024. The use of machine learning on administrative and survey data to predict suicidal thoughts and behaviors. Front Psychiatry, 15, 1291362.

SPRIO, V., et al. 2024 Can clinical and subclinical forms of narcissism be considered risk factors for suicide-related outcomes? Journal of Psychiatric Research, 172, 307-333.

TONDO, L. & BALDESSARINI, R. J. 2024. Prevention of suicidal behavior with lithium treatment in patients with recurrent mood disorders. Int J Bipolar Disord, 12, 6.

VERESOVA, M., et al. 2024. A systematic review and narrative synthesis of prevalence rates, risk and protective factors for suicidal behavior in international students. Front Psychiatry, 15, 1358041.


BMC Geriatrics (Mar); Journal of Psychiatric Research (Mar); PubMed (suicid*[Title/Abstract]) AND (mental-health[Title/Abstract] OR social-determinant*[Title/Abstract] OR inequalit*[Title/Abstract] OR crisis[Title/Abstract] OR service*[Title/Abstract] OR prevent*[Title/Abstract] OR information[Title/Abstract] OR health-promotion[Title/Abstract] OR publichealth[Title/Abstract] OR postvention[Title/Abstract]) from 2024/3/1 to 2024/3/31; Translational Psychiatry (Mar)