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As "undetermined intent", which indicates that uncertainty exists as to the intention of death [1]. It has been suggested that suicide appears more susceptible than homicide and unintentional injury to misclassification under undetermined intent [2,3]. In the United States and Finland, the introduction of ICD-8 resulted in a 5-6 decrease in the reported number of suicides when deaths were transfe
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T in a higher degree and hospitalization for substance abuse was more common in undetermined intents of both sexes. Roughly 50 of both suicide and deaths classified as undetermined intent had a filled prescription of psychotropics during their last six months. Our multivariate analysis showed male deaths to more likely be classified as suicide than female: OR: 1.13 (1.07-1.18). The probability of
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Ables between deaths classified as suicide and deaths classified as undetermined intent. However, we were not able to clearly distinguish these two death manners. For future research we suggest, separate analyses of the two different manners of death. Keywords: Suicide, Undetermined intent, Unintentional poisonings, Mortality classification, Sweden, Register study, Psychotropics, Manner of deathIn
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In Psychopharmacol 2000, 15:319?28. 7. Baldwin DS, Anderson IM, Nutt DJ, Bandelow B, Bond A, Davidson JRT, den Boer JA, Fineberg NA, Knapp M, Scott J, Wittchen HU: Evidence-based guidelines for the pharmacological treatment of anxiety disorders: recommendations from the British association for psychopharmacology. Journal of Psychopharmacolgy 2005, 19:567?96. 8. NICE: Generalised anxiety disorder a
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Nanced by Pfizer. Luis Silva Miguel is a full time employee of CISEP which was a paid consultant to Pfizer Portugal for the development of the economic evaluations and for the development of the manuscript. M ica In is a Pfizer employee. Authors' contributions LSM and MI adapted the model to the Portuguese clinical setting and executed the economic analysis. All authors interpreted the study resu