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DISCOVER

Official Title

The Study of DetermInants of Suicide: COnVentional and Emergent Risk

Status

Ongoing

Overview

To determine the strength of the association between 1) conventional risk factors and Suicidal Behaviour (SB) in different countries and 2) emergent risk factors and SB; 3) to assess the contribution of conventional and emergent risk factors combined to SB.

Study Design

Case-control

Number of Patients

3000

Number of Sites

1

Study Period

2011–TBA

Principal Investigator

Zena Samaan, Salim Yusuf

Program Manager

Sumathy Rangarajan

Research Coordinator

Jane de Jesus, Pam Mackie