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The risk of a depression patient to die by suicide after hospitalisation has decreased by half from the early 1990s. The study shows for the first time that it is possible for the suicide mortality to decline significantly under current care practices.
Risk of suicide among hospitalised patients with depression decreases by half in Finland | University of Helsinki helsinki.fi

The risk of death by suicide among patients with depression who have undergone psychiatric inpatient treatment has significantly decreased since 1991, according to a large Finnish study.