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Suicidal Ideation

"Suicidal Ideation" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A risk factor for suicide attempts and completions, it is the most common of all suicidal behavior, but only a minority of ideators engage in overt self-harm.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Suicidal Ideation" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Suicidal Ideation" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 337 publications over 10 distinct years, with a maximum of 67 publications in 2016
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.