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Suicide risk after psychiatric hospital discharge highest for patients with depression

10:33 EDT 22 Sep 2016 | Medical Xpress

Patients discharged from psychiatric hospitals had higher short-term risks of suicide if they were diagnosed with depression, schizophrenia or bipolar disorder and were not connected to a health system for care, according to an article published online by JAMA Psychiatry.

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