Identification of Veterans at-risk for Suicide: a Multidisciplinary Approach
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Clinical Science R&D
January 2019 -
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Even the strongest of individual risk factors are poor predictors of suicide attempts. Many risk factors rely on subjective or self-reported measures and underreporting contributes to poor prediction accuracy. In the midst of the ongoing Veteran suicide crisis, we clearly need new, objective predictors of risk that can be implemented across the VA system. Previous findings indicate that behavioral and neuroimaging correlates of decision- making and cognitive control are promising, objective...