Suicide rates and trends in São Paulo, Brazil, according to gender, age and demographic aspects: a joinpoint regression analysis
作者: Daniel H. BandoAndré R. BrunoniTiótrefis G. FernandesIsabela M. BenseñorPaulo A. Lotufo
作者单位: 1Faculdade de Medicina, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil
2Hospital Universitário, Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil
3Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Manaus, Brazil
刊名: Revista Brasileira de Psiquiatria, 2012, Vol.34 (3), pp.286-293
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.rbp.2012.02.001
关键词: SuicideBrazilEpidemiologyRegression AnalysisPublic HealthHigh-Risk GroupSuicídioBrasilEpidemiologiaAnálise de regressãoSaúde públicaGrupos de alto risco
原始语种摘要: Abstract(#br)Objective(#br)To evaluate suicide rates and trends in São Paulo by sex, age-strata, and methods.(#br)Methods(#br)Data was collected from State registry from 1996 to 2009. Population was estimated using the National Census. We utilized joinpoint regression analysis to explore temporal trends. We also evaluated marital status, ethnicity, birthplace and methods for suicide.(#br)Results(#br)In the period analyzed, 6,002 suicides were accrued with a rate of 4.6 per 100,000 (7.5 in men and 2.0 in women); the male-to-female ratio was around 3.7. Trends for men presented a significant decline of 5.3% per year from 1996 to 2002, and a significant increase of 2.5% from 2002 onwards. Women did not present significant changes. For men, the elderly (> 65 years) had a significant reduction...
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影响因子:1.856 (2012)

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