Deliberate Self-Harm in Older Adults: A National Analysis of U.S. Emergency Department Visits and Follow-Up Care.

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Summary of "Deliberate Self-Harm in Older Adults: A National Analysis of U.S. Emergency Department Visits and Follow-Up Care."

To examine mental health care received by older adults following emergency department visits for deliberate self-harm.


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Name: International journal of geriatric psychiatry
ISSN: 1099-1166


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