Adolescent suicides in Hong Kong

Yiu Man CHAN, Mei Sheung Christine CHAN

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Abstract

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
Volume36
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1998

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Citation

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

Keywords

  • Suicide
  • Adolescents
  • Prevention strategies