Adolescent suicides in Hong Kong

Yiu Man CHAN, Mei Sheung Christine CHAN

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This paper gives an overview of the suicide epidemic among Hong Kong children and adolescents, examines the causes of suicide and, discusses the prevention strategies. It is hoped that such a review will provide a deeper understanding of the current youth suicide issues and indicate a direction to prevent suicide. Copyright © 1998 Taylor & Francis.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)76-83
JournalInternational Journal of Health Education
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 1998


Chan, Y. M., & Chan, C. M. S. (1998). Adolescent suicides in Hong Kong. International Journal of Health Education, 36(3), 76-83. doi: 10.1080/14635240.1998.10806063


  • Suicide
  • Adolescents
  • Prevention strategies


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