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National Self-Harm Registry. Report for January - June 2016. Interim report.

Creator:

National Suicide Research Foundation

Subject Keywords: Self-harm, Injury, Suicide
Topic: Mental Health
Catalogue: Research and Evaluation
Report
Type: Report
Region: Republic of Ireland
Description:

In the first six months of 2016, the Registry recorded 5,471 presentations to hospital due to self-harm. This is equivalent to the number recorded for the same period of 2015 (n=5,475). Drug overdose was the most common method of self-harm, involved in 67% of cases. Alcohol was involved in 32% of cases (28% for women and 36% for men). Self-cutting was the only other common method, involved in 27% of cases.

Date:

01/01/2017

DOI:

10.14655/11971-1091132

Rights: © Public
Suggested citation:

National Suicide Research Foundation. (2017) National Self-Harm Registry. Report for January - June 2016. Interim report. [Online]. Available from: http://publichealthwell.ie/node/1091132 [Accessed: 24th August 2019].

  

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