Suicide Investigation Reporting Tool (SIRT): A Comprehensive and Standardized Coding Form to Aid Investigators in Reporting on Deaths by Suicide

Citation data:

National Association of Medical Examiners' Annual Meeting Program, Page: 52

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
https://corescholar.libraries.wright.edu/sopp/85
Author(s):
Meyer, Cheryl L.; Irani, Taronish H.; Hamilton, D.; Delgado, K.; Heschel, J.; Moor, T.; Phillips, T.; Gemmer, S.
Tags:
Psychology; Social and Behavioral Sciences
abstract description
More than 39,000 people die by suicide in the United States each year. Information about these deaths is obtained by investigators and recorded in their reports which provide the most accurate representation of what occurred at the scene.