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COORDINATORS: BETH NEWSTEAD AND GAVIN LLOYD

Theme: Psychiatry

QUESTION 1

Which of the following statements regarding deliberate self-harm (DSH) are true?

  1. Following an episode of DSH, a third of patients will harm themselves again.

  2. A patient presenting to a UK emergency department (ED) after an episode of DSH has a 3% risk of completed suicide over a 15-year period.

  3. Follow-up …

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