Analysis of suicide deaths in a 15-year period in Eskisehir, western Anatolia, Turkey and the determination of risk factors

Karbeyaz K. , Akkaya H., Balci Y.

ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE, vol.33, no.4, pp.377-381, 2013 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 4
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.5144/0256-4947.2013.377
  • Title of Journal : ANNALS OF SAUDI MEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.377-381


BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: It is estimated that every year 1 million people die all around the world due to suicide. The average rate of suicide in the world is reported as 16/100 000. In this study, we aimed to evaluate and discuss the suicide cases in our city Eskisehir that is located in western Anatolia.