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PhD, Professor, Department of Clinical and Experimental Medicine, University of Foggia, Foggia, Italy
Interests: Forensic sciences, Crime scene investigation, Forensic histopathology, Criminalistics
The former Chief Medical Officer of the state of Coloradois, School of Medicine, University of Colorado, USA
Interests: Suicidal epidemiology, Suicide, Suicide rate, Mental health
According to the WHO, hundreds of thousands of people die every year from suicide, constituting a major cause of death especially in the adolescent and young adult population. Several risk factors have been associated with suicide and these vary according to the sex and age of the population. Furthermore, the method in which suicide is attempted or committed varies according to the population. Statistically based evidence shows that men typically use violent methods, whereas women use less traumatic methods.
The purpose of this special issue is therefore to characterize gender differences in suicidal events by examining specific forensic evidence in terms of behavioral and injury patterns.
This special issue aims to address gender differences in suicide in the following areas:
- Epidemiology of suicide
- Risk factors for suicide
- Neurobiology of suicide
- Crime scene investigation
- Criminology of suicide
- Suicide method
- Injury pattern (external and internal) of suicide
Luigi Cipolloni and Tista Ghosh
Suicide; Epidemiology; Risk factors; Neurobiology; Crime scene investigation; Criminology; Suicide method; Injury pattern
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Type of Articles: Original Research, Review, Mini-Review, Systematic Review, Short Communication, Case Report, Letter to the Editor, Commentary, Rapid Report, Meeting Report, News and Views
Online publish date: 26 August 2021
Investigation of polymorphic variants of SLC6A4, TPH-1, and TPH-2 genes in cases of completed suicide
Online publish date: 15 September 2021
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