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SDR 21-150 – HSR&D Study

SDR 21-150
Using Big Data and Machine Learning to Understand the Association Between Altitude and Suicide among Veterans
Nathan A Kimbrel, PhD
Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, NC
Durham, NC
Funding Period: August 2021 - October 2023


No abstract is available at this time.

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Journal Articles

  1. Wang X, Zamora-Resendiz R, Shelley CD, Manore C, Liu X, Oslin DW, McMahon B, Beckham JC, Kimbrel NA, MVP Suicide Exemplar Workgroup. An examination of the association between altitude and suicide deaths, suicide attempts, and suicidal ideation among veterans at both the patient and geospatial level. Journal of psychiatric research. 2022 Sep 1; 153:276-283. [view]
  2. Halverson TF, Patel TA, Mann AJD, Evans MK, Gratz KL, Beckham JC, Calhoun PS, Kimbrel NA. The Screen for Nonsuicidal Self-Injury: Development and initial validation among veterans with psychiatric disorders. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior. 2022 Aug 1; 52(4):615-630. [view]

DRA: Mental, Cognitive and Behavioral Disorders
DRE: Epidemiology, TRL - Basic/Foundational, Data Science
Keywords: Suicide
MeSH Terms: None at this time.

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