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Medical Care Utilization During 1 Year Prior to Death in Suicides Motivated by Physical Illnesses

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dc.contributor.author이원준-
dc.contributor.author조재림-
dc.contributor.author김창수-
dc.contributor.author손정우-
dc.contributor.author신동천-
dc.date.accessioned2014-12-18T09:02:24Z-
dc.date.available2014-12-18T09:02:24Z-
dc.date.issued2013-
dc.identifier.issn1975-8375-
dc.identifier.urihttps://ir.ymlib.yonsei.ac.kr/handle/22282913/87418-
dc.description.abstractOBJECTIVES: Many epidemiological studies have suggested that a variety of medical illnesses are associated with suicide. Investigating the time-varying pattern of medical care utilization prior to death in suicides motivated by physical illnesses would be helpful for developing suicide prevention programs for patients with physical illnesses. METHODS: Suicides motivated by physical illnesses were identified by the investigator's note from the National Police Agency, which was linked to the data from the Health Insurance Review and Assessment. We investigated the time-varying patterns of medical care utilization during 1 year prior to suicide using repeated-measures data analysis after adjustment for age, gender, area of residence, and socioeconomic status. RESULTS: Among 1994 suicides for physical illness, 1893 (94.9%) suicides contacted any medical care services and 445 (22.3%) suicides contacted mental health care during 1 year prior to suicide. The number of medical care visits and individual medical expenditures increased as the date of suicide approached (p<0.001). The number of medical care visits for psychiatric disorders prior to suicide significantly increased only in 40- to 64-year-old men (p=0.002), women <40 years old (p=0.011) and women 40 to 64 years old (p=0.021) after adjustment for residence, socioeconomic status, and morbidity. CONCLUSIONS: Most of the suicides motivated by physical illnesses contacted medical care during 1 year prior to suicide, but many of them did not undergo psychiatric evaluation. This underscores the need for programs to provide psychosocial support to patients with physical illnesses.-
dc.description.statementOfResponsibilityopen-
dc.relation.isPartOfJournal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health-
dc.rightsCC BY-NC-ND 2.0 KR-
dc.rights.urihttps://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/2.0/kr/-
dc.subject.MESHAdult-
dc.subject.MESHAge Factors-
dc.subject.MESHAged-
dc.subject.MESHDemography-
dc.subject.MESHFees, Medical-
dc.subject.MESHFemale-
dc.subject.MESHHealth Services Needs and Demand/statistics & numerical data*-
dc.subject.MESHHealth Services Needs and Demand/utilization-
dc.subject.MESHHumans-
dc.subject.MESHMale-
dc.subject.MESHMental Disorders/psychology-
dc.subject.MESHMental Health/statistics & numerical data-
dc.subject.MESHMiddle Aged-
dc.subject.MESHMotivation-
dc.subject.MESHSex Factors-
dc.subject.MESHSocioeconomic Factors-
dc.subject.MESHSuicide/economics-
dc.subject.MESHSuicide/prevention & control-
dc.subject.MESHSuicide/statistics & numerical data*-
dc.subject.MESHTime Factors-
dc.titleMedical Care Utilization During 1 Year Prior to Death in Suicides Motivated by Physical Illnesses-
dc.typeArticle-
dc.contributor.collegeCollege of Medicine (의과대학)-
dc.contributor.departmentDept. of Preventive Medicine (예방의학)-
dc.contributor.googleauthorJaelim Cho-
dc.contributor.googleauthorWon Joon Lee-
dc.contributor.googleauthorKi Tae Moon-
dc.contributor.googleauthorMina Suh-
dc.contributor.googleauthorJungwoo Sohn-
dc.contributor.googleauthorKyoung Hwa Ha-
dc.contributor.googleauthorChangsoo Kim-
dc.contributor.googleauthorDong Chun Shin-
dc.contributor.googleauthorSang Hyuk Jung-
dc.identifier.doi10.3961/jpmph.2013.46.3.147-
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dc.admin.mappingfalse-
dc.contributor.localIdA03006-
dc.contributor.localIdA03895-
dc.contributor.localIdA01042-
dc.contributor.localIdA01992-
dc.contributor.localIdA02096-
dc.relation.journalcodeJ01716-
dc.identifier.pmid23766873-
dc.subject.keywordMedical care research-
dc.subject.keywordMental disorders-
dc.subject.keywordSuicide-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameLee, Won Joon-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameCho, Jae Lim-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameKim, Chang Soo-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameSohn, Jung Woo-
dc.contributor.alternativeNameShin, Dong Chun-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorLee, Won Joon-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorCho, Jae Lim-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorKim, Chang Soo-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorSohn, Jung Woo-
dc.contributor.affiliatedAuthorShin, Dong Chun-
dc.rights.accessRightsfree-
dc.citation.volume46-
dc.citation.number3-
dc.citation.startPage147-
dc.citation.endPage154-
dc.identifier.bibliographicCitationJournal of Preventive Medicine and Public Health, Vol.46(3) : 147-154, 2013-
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