Journal article

Suicidal ideation at 1-year post-stroke: A nationwide survey in China

Yang Yang, Yu-Zhi Shi, Ning Zhang, Shuo Wang, Gabor S Ungvari, Chee H Ng, Yi-Long Wang, Xing-Quan Zhao, Yong-Jun Wang, Chun-Xue Wang, Yu-Tao Xiang

GENERAL HOSPITAL PSYCHIATRY | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2017

Abstract

OBJECTIVE: Few studies on suicidal ideation have been conducted in post-stroke patients in China. This national study examined suicidal ideation at 1-year post-stroke and explored its demographic and clinical correlates. METHODS: A total of 1418 patients with ischemic stroke were included in 56 hospitals nationwide. Demographic, clinical characteristics and neuro-imaging information were collected with standardized instruments, including assessment of stroke severity, depression, cognitive impairment, stroke recurrence, physical disability and insomnia. Suicidal ideation was measured using item 3 of the Hamilton Rating Scale for Depression. RESULTS: The frequency of suicidal ideation in this..

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Grants

Awarded by Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China


Awarded by Beijing Biobank of Cerebral Vascular Disease


Awarded by Beijing Institute for Brain Disorders


Awarded by Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission


Funding Acknowledgements

This study was funded by grants from the Ministry of Science and Technology of the People's Republic of China (2006BAI01A11, 2011BAI08B01, 2011BAI08B02, 2013BAI09B03, 2012ZX09303-005001), a grant from the Beijing Biobank of Cerebral Vascular Disease (D131100005313003), a grant from Beijing Institute for Brain Disorders (BIBD-PXM2013_014226_07_000084), and grants from Beijing Municipal Science & Technology Commission (Z151100004015127 and Z151100003915117).