Christopher Holstege and Other UVA Researchers Study Suspected Suicide Attempts by Children

June 9, 2022 by pmb3fz@virginia.edu

Chris Holstege, MDSuspected suicide attempts by poisoning among children ages 6 to 19 reported to U.S. poison centers increased 26.7% between 2015 and 2020, which UVA Health researchers say highlights the country’s growing mental health crisis among kids. They published the study in Clinical Toxicology.

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