Drugs and suicide attempt in Benin city, Nigeria from 1991 to 2000
- At: 2004 FIP Congress in New Orleans (USA)
- Type: Poster
- By: AGADA, Luke (University of Benin, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, Benin, Nigeria)
- Co-author(s): Eferakeya (University of Benin, Benin, Nigeria)
AIM: This study identified factors related to the high level of suicide attempt among adults in general in the population. The recognition of these risk factors will lead to early possible intervention and prevention. By identifying these agents (particularly drugs) commonly used in attempting suicide, a more strict measure in dispensing these.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.