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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/155894
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Suicide Profile in Saltillo City from January 2007 to December 2009
Abstract:
Suicide Profile in Saltillo City from January 2007 to December 2009
Conference Sponsor:Sigma Theta Tau International
Conference Year:2011
Author:Cerda Esquivel, Mario Alberto, BS
P.I. Institution Name:Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila
Title:Assistant research scientist
Co-Authors:Martha Alicia Magallanes Monrreal, RN, Research Professor;
Maria Magdalena Delabra Salinas, RN, Associate Professor
[2nd International Nursing Research Conference for the World Academy of Nursing Science - Presentation] To describe the prevalence of suicide in Saltillo, Coah. City, identify the reasons and methods for suicide and attempted suicide from January 2007 to December 2009. Methods: Sample size was 203 minutes of record of suicide (completed act) and / or attempted suicide (an act not consummated), registered at the Attorney General of Coahuila State in Saltillo city from January 2007 to December 2009. Sample test was by census. Minutes includes sociodemographic characteristics and reasons and methods for suicide and attempted suicide. Results: Suicide prevalence 70.4% (143 death certificates of suicide), which 89% was males. Attempted suicide prevalence 29.6% (60 reports of attempted suicide, not consummated act) which 63% were men. The age range with the highest suicide prevalence was from 20 to 29 years old (27%). Among reasons registered on death certificates, which bashed subject was depression 24%, followed by emotional and economic problems 15.3% and 14.1% respectively. Regarding methods of suicide, the most common way was the hanging 81%, followed by us of firearm 8.4%. While in attempted suicide not consummated methods, the most common way was hanging 65%, followed by slash their wrists 25%.
Conclusions. Young men are more affected in this community by depression, mainly reason for committing suicide.
Repository Posting Date:
26-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
17-Oct-2011
Sponsors:
Sigma Theta Tau International

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dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleSuicide Profile in Saltillo City from January 2007 to December 2009en_GB
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/155894-
dc.description.abstract<table><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-title">Suicide Profile in Saltillo City from January 2007 to December 2009</td></tr><tr class="item-sponsor"><td class="label">Conference Sponsor:</td><td class="value">Sigma Theta Tau International</td></tr><tr class="item-year"><td class="label">Conference Year:</td><td class="value">2011</td></tr><tr class="item-author"><td class="label">Author:</td><td class="value">Cerda Esquivel, Mario Alberto, BS</td></tr><tr class="item-institute"><td class="label">P.I. Institution Name:</td><td class="value">Universidad Autonoma de Coahuila</td></tr><tr class="item-author-title"><td class="label">Title:</td><td class="value">Assistant research scientist</td></tr><tr class="item-email"><td class="label">Email:</td><td class="value">magallan50@hotmail.com</td></tr><tr class="item-co-authors"><td class="label">Co-Authors:</td><td class="value">Martha Alicia Magallanes Monrreal, RN, Research Professor;<br/>Maria Magdalena Delabra Salinas, RN, Associate Professor</td></tr><tr><td colspan="2" class="item-abstract">[2nd International Nursing Research Conference for the World Academy of Nursing Science - Presentation] To describe the prevalence of suicide in Saltillo, Coah. City, identify the reasons and methods for suicide and attempted suicide from January 2007 to December 2009. Methods: Sample size was 203 minutes of record of suicide (completed act) and / or attempted suicide (an act not consummated), registered at the Attorney General of Coahuila State in Saltillo city from January 2007 to December 2009. Sample test was by census. Minutes includes sociodemographic characteristics and reasons and methods for suicide and attempted suicide. Results: Suicide prevalence 70.4% (143 death certificates of suicide), which 89% was males. Attempted suicide prevalence 29.6% (60 reports of attempted suicide, not consummated act) which 63% were men. The age range with the highest suicide prevalence was from 20 to 29 years old (27%). Among reasons registered on death certificates, which bashed subject was depression 24%, followed by emotional and economic problems 15.3% and 14.1% respectively. Regarding methods of suicide, the most common way was the hanging 81%, followed by us of firearm 8.4%. While in attempted suicide not consummated methods, the most common way was hanging 65%, followed by slash their wrists 25%. <br/>Conclusions. Young men are more affected in this community by depression, mainly reason for committing suicide.<br/></td></tr></table>en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-26T14:15:28Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-17en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-26T14:15:28Z-
dc.description.sponsorshipSigma Theta Tau Internationalen_GB
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