1. Socioeconomic Inequality in Self-immolation, between Genders; Oaxaca-Blinder Decomposition, Results of Registration-Based Suicide Data

Sattar Kikhavani; Yousef Veisani; Fathola Mohamadian; Reza Valizadeh; Ali Delpisheh; Ghobad Moradi; Maryam Bagheri

Volume 7, Issue 4 , October 2019, , Pages 399-403

  Objective:  To assess the important socio-demographic inequalities in self-immolation in between genders. Methods: A cross-sectional study, 2011 to 2016, was conducted. A total of 540 completed suicides were recruited to the study.  Data were collected by systematic registration suicide data ...  Read More

2. Size Estimation of Under-Reported Suicides and Suicide Attempts Using Network Scale up Method

Mehdi Moradinazar; Farid Najafi; Mohammad Reza Baneshi; Ali Akbar Haghdoost

Volume 7, Issue 2 , April 2019, , Pages 99-104

  Objective: To estimate (under reporting) UR of SDS (Suicide deaths) and SAS (suicide attempts) in Kermanshah Province which is among provinces with high suicide rate in Iran.Methods: For estimating the size of UR suicide death registers, all cases of SAS and suicide deaths were retrieved from forensic ...  Read More

3. Trends of Suicide Attempts and Completed Suicide in Ilam Province of Iran; A Demographic Analysis Study

Yousef Veisani; Ali Delpisheh; Fathola Mohamadian; Reza Valizadeh

Volume 6, Issue 3 , July 2018, , Pages 245-248

  Suicide is a serious public health concern in the world. Epidemiologists are considered the mainstay of the management of problem. The purpose of this study was to investigate the trend of suicide (attempts and completed) by age and gender in a 6-year time period and to compare the suicide rates between ...  Read More