Publications

Quality Assessment of Economic Evaluations of Suicide and Self-Harm Interventions

Madsen, L.B., Eddleston, M., Hansen, K.S. and Konradsen, F., 2017. Quality Assessment of Economic Evaluations of Suicide and Self-Harm Interventions. Crisis. Abstract Background: Death following self-harm constitutes a major global public health challenge and there is an urgent need for governments to implement cost-effective, national suicide pre...

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A prospective cohort study of the effectiveness of the primary hospital management of all snakebites in Kurunegala district of Sri Lanka

Shahmy, S., Kularatne, S.A., Rathnayake, S.S. and Dawson, A.H., 2017. A prospective cohort study of the effectiveness of the primary hospital management of all snakebites in Kurunegala district of Sri Lanka. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, 11(8), p.e0005847. Abstract Introduction Sri Lanka records substantial numbers of snakebite annually. Prim...

August 21, 2017Continue reading

Bans of WHO Class I Pesticides in Bangladesh—Suicide Prevention without Hampering Agricultural Output

Chowdhury, F.R., Dewan, G., Verma, V.R., Knipe, D.W., Isha, I.T., Faiz, M.A., Gunnell, D.J. and Eddleston, M., 2017. Bans of WHO Class I Pesticides in Bangladesh—Suicide Prevention without Hampering Agricultural Output. International Journal of Epidemiology. Abstract Background: Pesticide self-poisoning is a major problem in Bangladesh. Over th...

August 18, 2017Continue reading

Prevention of suicide with regulations aimed at restricting access to highly hazardous pesticides: a systematic review of the international evidence

Gunnell, D., Knipe, D., Chang, S.S., Pearson, M., Konradsen, F., Lee, W.J. and Eddleston, M., 2017. Prevention of suicide with regulations aimed at restricting access to highly hazardous pesticides: a systematic review of the international evidence. The Lancet Global Health. Abstract Background Pesticide self-poisoning accounts for 14–20% of sui...

August 11, 2017Continue reading

Effectiveness of household lockable pesticide storage to reduce pesticide self-poisoning in rural Asia: a community-based, cluster-randomised controlled trial

Pearson, M., Metcalfe, C., Jayamanne, S., Gunnell, D., Weerasinghe, M., Pieris, R., Priyadarshana, C., Knipe, D.W., Hawton, K., Dawson, A.H. and Bandara, P., 2017. Effectiveness of household lockable pesticide storage to reduce pesticide self-poisoning in rural Asia: a community-based, cluster-randomised controlled trial. The Lancet. Abstract Backg...

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