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Suicide and mental health in rural, remote and metropolitan areas in Australia

Davidson (previously Caldwell), Tanya; Jorm, Anthony F; Dear, Keith

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Objectives: To compare the prevalence of mental health disorders and the use of professional help by area of residence, age and sex; and to determine whether the differences parallel differences in suicide rates. Design: Retrospective cross-sectional analysis of Australian national mortality data (1997-2000) and the National Survey of Mental Health and Wellbeing (1997), using broad area-of-residence classifications based on the Rural, Remote and Metropolitan Area (RRMA) index. Main outcome...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/78090
Source: Medical Journal of Australia

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