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Table 1 Studies based on data from the National Violent Death Reporting System by year of publication, 2002–2018

From: Research utility of the National Violent Death Reporting System: a scoping review

Year of Publication a Citation
2005 Schecter WP, Klassen C, O’Connor P, Potts M, Ochitill H. Suicide, the unmet challenge of the trauma system. Archives of Surgery. 2005;140(9):902–4.
2006 Bennett MD, Jr., Hall J, Frazier L, Jr., Patel N, Barker L, Shaw K. Homicide of children aged 0–4 years, 2003–04: Results from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii39-43.
Bossarte RM, Simon TR, Barker L. Characteristics of homicide followed by suicide incidents in multiple states, 2003–04. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii33-8.
Breiding MJ, Wiersema B. Variability of undetermined manner of death classification in the U.S. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii49-54.
Campbell R, Weis MA, Millet L, Powell V, Hull-Jilly D, Hackman H. From surveillance to action: early gains from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2: ii6–9.
Hempstead K. Manner of death and circumstances in fatal poisonings: evidence from New Jersey. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2 ii44-8.
Karch DL, Barker L, Strine TW. Race/ethnicity, substance abuse, and mental illness among suicide victims in 13 U.S. states: 2004 data from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii22-7.
Patel N, Webb K, White D, Barker L, Crosby A, DeBerry M. Homicides and suicides - National Violent Death Reporting System, United States, 2003–2004. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2006;55(26):721–4.
Powell V, Barber CW, Hedegaard H, Hempstead K, Hull-Jilly D, Shen X. Using NVDRS data for suicide prevention: promising practices in seven states. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii28-32.
Sanford C, Marshall SW, Martin SL, Coyne-Beasley T, Waller AE, Cook PJ. Deaths from violence in North Carolina, 2004: how deaths differ in females and males. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii10-6.
Weis M, Bradberry C, Carter LP, Ferguson J, Kozareva D. An exploration of human services system contacts prior to suicide in South Carolina: an expansion of the South Carolina Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2006;Suppl 2:ii17-21.
2007 Kegler SR. Applying the compound Poisson process model to the reporting of injury-related mortality rates. Epidemiologic Perspectives and Innovations. 2007; 16;4:1.
2008 Barber CW, Azrael D, Hemenway D, Olson LM, Nie C, Schaechter J. Suicides and suicide attempts following homicide: victim–suspect relationship, weapon type, and presence of antidepressants. Homicide Studies. 2008;12(3):285–97.
Karch DL, Lubell KM, Friday J, Patel N, Williams DD, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Surveillance for violent deaths--National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2005. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summary. 2008;57(3):1–45.
Logan J, Hill HA, Black ML, Crosby AE, Karch DL, Barnes JD. Characteristics of perpetrators in homicide-followed-by-suicide incidents: National Violent Death Reporting System--17 U.S. states, 2003–2005. American Journal of Epidemiology. 2008;168(9):1056–64.
Pamer C, Serpi T, Finkelstein J. Analysis of Maryland poisoning deaths using classification and regression tree (CART) analysis. AMIA annual symposium proceedings. American Medical Informatics Association. 2008.: 550–554.
Shields RT, Ward BW. Comparison of the National Violent Death Reporting System and supplementary homicide report: potential benefits of integration. Justice Research and Policy. 2008;10(2):67–97.
2009 Fujiwara T, Barber C, Schaechter J, Hemenway D. Characteristics of infant homicides: findings from a U.S. multisite reporting system. Pediatrics. 2009;124(2):e210–7.
Kaplan MS, McFarland BH, Huguet N. Characteristics of adult male and female firearm suicide decedents: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2009a;15(5):322–7.
Kaplan MS, McFarland BH, Huguet N. Firearm suicide among veterans in the general population: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Journal of Trauma - Injury, Infection and Critical Care. 2009b;67(3):503–7.
Karch DL, Dahlberg LL, Patel N, Davis TW, Logan JE, Hill HA. Surveillance for violent deaths--National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2006. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2009;58(1):1–44.
Logan JE, Karch DL, Crosby AE. Reducing “unknown” data in violent death surveillance: a study of death certificates, coroner/medical examiner and police reports from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 2003–2004. Homicide Studies. 2009;13(4):385–97.
Wanta BT, Schlotthauer AE, Guse CE, Hargarten SW. The burden of suicide in Wisconsin’s older adult population. Wisconsin Medical Journal. 2009;108(2):87–93.
2010 Genovesi AL, Donaldson AE, Morrison BL, Olson LM. Different perspectives: a comparison of newspaper articles to medical examiner data in the reporting of violent deaths. Accident; Analysis and Prevention. 2010;42(2):445–51.
Hemenway D, Barber C, Miller M. Unintentional firearm deaths: a comparison of other-inflicted and self-inflicted shootings. Accident; Analysis and Prevention. 2010;42(4):1184–8.
Karch DL, Dahlberg LL, Patel N. Surveillance for violent deaths--National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2007. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2010;59(4):1–50.
Klevens J, Leeb RT. Child maltreatment fatalities in children under 5: Findings from the National Violence Death Reporting System. Child Abuse and Neglect. 2010;34(4):262–6.
Madkour AS, Martin SL, Halpern CT, Schoenbach VJ. Area disadvantage and intimate partner homicide: an ecological analysis of North Carolina counties, 2004–2006. Violence and Victims.2010;25(3):363.
Ortega LA, Karch D. Precipitating circumstances of suicide among women of reproductive age in 16 U.S. states, 2003–2007. Journal of Women’s Health (2002). 2010;19(1):5–7.
Styka AN, White DS, Zumwalt RE, Lathrop SL. Trends in adult suicides in New Mexico: utilizing data from the New Mexico violent Death Reporting System. Journal of Forensic Sciences. 2010;55(1):93–9.
2011 Barber C, Hemenway D. Too many or too few unintentional firearm deaths in official U.S. mortality data? Accident; Analysis and Prevention. 2011;43(3):724–31.
Betz ME, Valley MA, Lowenstein SR, Hedegaard H, Thomas D, Stallones L. Elevated suicide rates at high altitude: sociodemographic and health issues may be to blame. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior. 2011;41(5):562–73.
Hewes HA, Keenan HT, McDonnell WM, Dudley NC, Herman BE. Judicial outcomes of child abuse homicide. Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine. 2011;165(10):918–21.
Karch D. Sex differences in suicide incident characteristics and circumstances among older adults: surveillance data from the National Violent Death Reporting System-17 U.S. states, 2007–2009. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2011;8(8):3479–95.
Karch D, Nunn KC. Characteristics of elderly and other vulnerable adult victims of homicide by a caregiver: National Violent Death Reporting System—17 US states, 2003–2007. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2011;26(1):137–57.
Karch DL, Logan J, Patel N. Surveillance for violent deaths - National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2008. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2011;60(10):1–49.
Liem M, Barber C, Markwalder N, Killias M, Nieuwbeerta P. Homicide–suicide and other violent deaths: an international comparison. Forensic Science International. 2011;207(1–3):70–6.
Logan J, Hall J, Karch D. Suicide categories by patterns of known risk factors: a latent class analysis. Archives of General Psychiatry. 2011;68(9):935–41.
Smith SG, Basile KC, Karch D. Sexual homicide and sexual violence-associated homicide: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Homicide Studies. 2011;15(2):132–53.
Ward BW, Shields RT, Cramer BR. Integrating medical examiner and police report data: can this improve our knowledge of the social circumstances surrounding suicide? Crisis. 2011;32(3):160–8.
Wasserman I, Stack S. Race, urban context, and Russian roulette: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 2003–2006. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2011;41(1):33–40.
2012 Bahraini NH, Gutierrez PM, Harwood JE, Huggins JA, Hedegaard H, Chase M. The Colorado Violent Death Reporting System: validity and utility of the veteran status variable. Public Health Reports. 2012;127(3):304–9.
Clark DE, Qian J, Sihler KC, Hallagan LD, Betensky RA. The distribution of survival times after injury. World Journal of Surgery. 2012;36(7):1562–70.
Dailey NJ, Norwood T, Moore ZS, Fleischauer AT, Proescholdbell S. Evaluation of the North Carolina Violent Death Reporting System, 2009. North Carolina Medical Journal. 2012;73(4):257–62.
Gold KJ, Singh V, Marcus SM, Palladino CL. Mental health, substance use, and intimate partner problems among pregnant and postpartum suicide victims in the National Violent Death Reporting System. General Hospital Psychiatry. 2012;34(2):139–45.
Huguet N, Kaplan MS, McFarland BH. Rates and correlates of undetermined deaths among African Americans: results from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Suicide & Life-Threatening Behavior. 2012;42(2):185–96.
Kaplan MS, Huguet N, McFarland BH, Mandle JA. Factors associated with suicide by firearm among U.S. older adult men. Psychology of Men & Masculinity. 2012;13(1):65–74.
Kaplan MS, McFarland BH, Huguet N, Conner K, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N. Acute alcohol intoxication and suicide: a gender-stratified analysis of the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2012;19(1):38–43.
Kaplan MS, McFarland BH, Huguet N, Valenstein M. Suicide risk and precipitating circumstances among young, middle-aged, and older male veterans. American Journal of Public Health. 2012;102.
Karch DL, Logan J, McDaniel D, Parks S, Patel N, Centers for Disease C. Surveillance for violent deaths--National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2009. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2012;61(6):1–43.
Katz IR, McCarthy JF, Ignacio RV, Kemp J. Suicide among veterans in 16 states, 2005 to 2008: comparisons between utilizers and nonutilizers of Veterans Health Administration (VHA) services based on data from the National Death Index, the National Violent Death Reporting System, and VHA administrative records. American Journal of Public Health. 2012;102 Suppl 1:S105-10.
Lord V. Factors influencing subjects’ observed level of suicide by cop intent. Criminal Justice and Behavior. 2012;39(12):1633–46.
Manion T, Akinyemi A, Nooraddini I, Haile E. A comparison of suicide characteristics and precipitating circumstances by age group among Maryland residents: data from the Maryland Violent Death Reporting System, 2003–2009. Suicidology Online. 2012;3:131–7.
Palladino CL, Singh V, Campbell J, Flynn H, Gold KJ. Homicide and suicide during the perinatal period: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Obstetric Anesthesia Digest. 2012;32(4):217–8.
Walsh S, Charnigo R. An ecological approach to preventing suicide using the National Violent Death Reporting System and county level health status data. Suicidology Online. 2012;3:92-107.
2013 Beyer KMM, Layde PM, Hamberger LK, Laud PW. Characteristics of the residential neighborhood environment differentiate intimate partner femicide in urban versus rural settings. Journal of Rural Health. 2013;29(3):281–93.
Caetano R, Kaplan MS, Huguet N, McFarland BH, Conner K, Giesbrecht N. Acute alcohol intoxication and suicide among United States ethnic/racial groups: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 2013b;37(5):839–46.
Gold KJ, Sen A, Schwenk TL. Details on suicide among U.S. physicians: data from the National Violent Death Reporting System. General Hospital Psychiatry. 2013;35(1):45–9.
Karch DL, Logan J, McDaniel DD, Floyd C, Vagi KJ. Precipitating circumstances of suicide among youth aged 10–17 years by sex: data from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2005–2008. Journal of Adolescent Health. 2013;53 Suppl 1:S51-3.
Liu RT, Kraines MA, Puzia ME, Massing-Schaffer M, Kleiman EM. Sociodemographic predictors of suicide means in a population-based surveillance system: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2013;151(2):449–54.
Logan JE, Walsh S, Patel Nk, Hall JE. Homicide-followed-by-suicide incidents involving child victims. American Journal of Health Behavior. 2013;37(4):531–42.
Sheehan CM, Rogers RG, Williams IV GW, Boardman JD. Gender differences in the presence of drugs in violent deaths. Addiction. 2013;108(3):547–55.
Stallones L, Doenges T, Dik BJ, Valley MA. Occupation and suicide: Colorado, 2004–2006. American Journal of Industrial Medicine. 2013;56(11):1290–5.
2014 Bozzay ML, Liu RT, Kleiman EM. Gender and age differences in suicide mortality in the context of violent death: findings from a multi-state population-based surveillance system. Comprehensive Psychiatry. 2014;55(5):1077–84.
Clark DE, Doolittle PC, Winchell RJ, Betensky RA. The effect of hospital care on early survival after penetrating trauma. Injury Epidemiology. 2014;1(1):1–9.
Conner KR, Huguet N, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N, McFarland BH, Nolte KB. Acute use of alcohol and methods of suicide in a U.S. national sample. American Journal of Public Health. 2014;104(1):171–8.
Huber RS, Coon H, Kim N, Renshaw PF, Kondo DG. Altitude is a risk factor for completed suicide in bipolar disorder. Medical Hypotheses. 2014;82(3):377–81.
Huguet N, Kaplan MS, McFarland BH. The effects of misclassification biases on veteran suicide rate estimates. American Journal of Public Health. 2014;104(1):151–5.
Kaplan MS, Huguet N, McFarland BH, Caetano R, Conner KR, Giesbrecht N. Use of alcohol before suicide in the United States. Annals of Epidemiology. 2014;24(8):588–92.e1–2.
Lord VB. Police responses in officer-involved violent deaths: comparison of suicide by cop and non-suicide by cop incidents. Police Quarterly. 2014;17(1):79–100.
Niederkrotenthaler T, Logan JE, Karch DL, Crosby A. Characteristics of U.S. suicide decedents in 2005–2010 who had received mental health treatment. Psychiatric Services. 2014;65(3):387–90.
Parks SE, Johnson LL, McDaniel DD, Gladden M. Surveillance for violent deaths - National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 states, 2010. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2014;63(1):1–33.
Searles VB, Valley MA, Hedegaard H, Betz ME. Suicides in urban and rural counties in the United States, 2006–2008. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention. 2014;35(1):18.
Smith SG, Fowler KA, Niolon PH. Intimate partner homicide and corollary victims in 16 states: National Violent Death Reporting System, 2003–2009. American Journal of Public Health. 2014;104(3):461–6.
2015 Beyer KM, Layde PM, Hamberger LK, Laud PW. Does neighborhood environment differentiate intimate partner femicides from other femicides? Violence Against Women. 2015;21(1):49–64.
Caetano R, Kaplan MS, Huguet N, Conner K, McFarland BH, Giesbrecht N. Precipitating circumstances of suicide and alcohol intoxication among U.S. ethnic groups. Alcoholism, Clinical and Experimental Research. 2015;39(8):1510–7.
Cerel J, Moore M, Brown MM, van de Venne J, Brown SL. Who leaves suicide notes? A six-year population-based study. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2015;45(3):326–34.
Fan MD. Disarming the dangerous: preventing extraordinary and ordinary violence. Indiana Law Journal. 2015;90(1):151–78.
Fowler KA, Gladden RM, Vagi KJ, Barnes J, Frazier L. Increase in suicides associated with home eviction and foreclosure during the U.S. housing crisis: findings from 16 National Violent Death Reporting System states, 2005–2010. American Journal of Public Health. 2015;105(2):311–6.
Giesbrecht N, Huguet N, Ogden L, Kaplan MS, McFarland BH, Caetano R. Acute alcohol use among suicide decedents in 14 U.S. states: impacts of off-premise and on-premise alcohol outlet density. Addiction. 2015;110(2):300–7.
Hemenway D, Solnick SJ. Children and unintentional firearm death. Injury Epidemiology. 2015;2(1).
Hempstead KA, Phillips JA. Rising suicide among adults aged 40–64 years: the role of job and financial circumstances. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2015;48(5):491–500.
Huguet N, Lewis-Laietmark C. Rates of homicide-followed-by-suicide among White, African American, and Hispanic men. Public Health. 2015;129(3):280–2.
Huguet N, McFarland BH, Kaplan MS. A comparison of suicides and undetermined deaths by poisoning among women: an analysis of the National Violent Death Reporting System. Archives of suicide research: official journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research. 2015;19(2):190–201.
Jiang Y, Perez B, Viner-Brown S. Rhode Island Violent Death Reporting System, 2004–2013. Rhode Island Medical Journal (2013). 2015;98(8):36–9.
Kaplan MS, Huguet N, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N, Kerr W, McFarland B. Economic contraction, alcohol intoxication, and suicide: analysis of the National Violent Death Reporting System. Injury Prevention. 2015a;21(1):35–41.
Logan JE, Skopp NA, Reger MA, Gladden M, Smolenski DJ, Floyd C. Precipitating circumstances of suicide among active duty U.S. army personnel versus U.S. civilians, 2005–2010. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2015;45(1):65–77.
Mezuk B, Lohman M, Leslie M, Powell V. Suicide risk in nursing homes and assisted living facilities: 2003–2011. American Journal of Public Health. 2015;105(7):1495–502.
Schiff LB, Holland KM, Stone DM, Logan J, Marshall KJ, Martell B. Acute and chronic risk preceding suicidal crises among middle-aged men without known mental health and/or substance abuse problems: an exploratory mixed-methods analysis. Crisis. 2015;36(5):304–15.
Sheehan CM, Rogers RG, Boardman JD. Postmortem presence of drugs and method of violent suicide. Journal of Drug Issues. 2015;45(3):249–62.
2016 Anestis MD. Prior suicide attempts are less common in suicide decedents who died by firearms relative to those who died by other means. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2016;189:106–9.
Azrael D, Mukamal A, Cohen AP, Gunnell D, Barber C, Miller M. Identifying and tracking gas suicides in the U.S. using the National Violent Death Reporting System, 2005–2012. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S219-25.
Barber C, Azrael D, Cohen A, Miller M, Thymes D, Wang DE. Homicides by police: comparing counts from the National Violent Death Reporting System, vital statistics, and supplementary homicide reports. American Journal of Public Health. 2016;106(5):922–7.
Blair JM, Fowler KA, Betz CJ, Baumgardner JL. Occupational homicides of law enforcement officers, 2003–2013: data from the National Violent Death Reporting System. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S188-96.
DeGue S, Fowler KA, Calkins C. Deaths due to use of lethal force by law enforcement: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 17 U.S. states, 2009–2012. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S173-87.
Jamison EC, Bol KA. Previous suicide attempt and its association with method used in a suicide death. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S226-33.
Kaplan MS, Huguet N, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N, Kerr WC, McFarland BH. Heavy alcohol use among suicide decedents relative to a nonsuicide comparison group: gender-specific effects of economic contraction. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research. 2016;40(7):1501–6.
Logan JE, Fowler KA, Patel NP, Holland KM. Suicide among military personnel and veterans aged 18–35 years by county-16 states. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S197-208.
Lyons BH. Surveillance for violent deaths—National Violent Death Reporting System, 17 states, 2013. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2016;65(10):1-42.
McIntosh WL. Suicide rates by occupational group—17 states, 2012. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2016;65(25):641-5.
Naimi TS, Xuan ZM, Cooper SE, Coleman SM, Hadland SE, Swahn MH. Alcohol involvement in homicide victimization in the United States. Alcoholism-Clinical and Experimental Research. 2016;40(12):2614–21.
Perlis ML, Grandner MA, Brown GK, Basner M, Chakravorty S, Morales KH. Nocturnal wakefulness as a previously unrecognized risk factor for suicide. The Journal of Clinical Psychiatry. 2016;77(6):e726–33.
Sheftall AH, Asti L, Horowitz LM, Felts A, Fontanella CA, Campo JV. Suicide in elementary school-aged children and early adolescents. Pediatrics. 2016;138(4). pii:e20160436.
Stone DM, Holland KM, Schiff LB, McIntosh WL. Mixed methods analysis of sex differences in life stressors of middle-aged suicides. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2016;51(5 Suppl 3):S209-18.
Tian N, Cui WJ, Zack M, Kobau R, Fowler KA, Hesdorffer DC. Suicide among people with epilepsy: a population-based analysis of data from the U.S. National Violent Death Reporting System, 17 states, 2003–2011. Epilepsy & Behavior. 2016;61:210–7.
2017 Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Marti C, Kaplan MS, Conwell Y. Suicide means among decedents aged 50+ years, 2005–2014: trends and associations with sociodemographic and precipitating factors. The American Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry. 2017;25(12):1404–14.
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Marti CN. Youth firearm suicide: precipitating/risk factors and gun access. Children and Youth Services Review. 2017;83:9–16.
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Marti CN, Conwell Y. Physical health problems as a late-life suicide precipitant: examination of coroner/medical examiner and law enforcement reports. The Gerontologist. 2017;59(2):356-67.
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Marti CN, Kaplan MS. Older suicide decedents: intent disclosure, mental and physical health, and suicide means. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2017;53(6):772–80.
Fowler KA, Dahlberg LL, Haileyesus T, Gutierrez C, Bacon S. Childhood firearm injuries in the United States. Pediatrics. 2017;140(1). pii: e20163486.
Frazier L, Ortega L, Patel N, Barnes J, Crosby AE, Hempstead K. Methods and findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System for identifying gang-like homicides, 2005–2008. Journal of the National Medical Association. 2017;109(4):272–8.
Hemenway D, Solnick SJ. The epidemiology of homicide perpetration by children. Injury Epidemiology. 2017;4(1):5.
Holland KM, Vivolo-Kantor AM, Logan JE, Leemis RW. Antecedents of suicide among youth aged 11–15: a multistate mixed methods analysis. Journal of Youth and Adolescence. 2017;46(7):1598–610.
Kerr WC, Kaplan MS, Huguet N, Caetano R, Giesbrecht N, McFarland BH. Economic recession, alcohol, and suicide rates: comparative effects of poverty, foreclosure, and job loss. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2017;52(4):469–75.
Naimi TS, Xuan ZM, Coleman SM, Lira MC, Hadland SE, Cooper SE. Alcohol policies and alcohol-involved homicide victimization in the United States. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 2017;78(5):781–8.
Patton CL, McNally MR, Fremouw WJ. Military versus civilian murder-suicide. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2017;32(17):2566–90.
Petrosky E, Blair JM, Betz CJ, Fowler KA, Jack SP, Lyons BH. Racial and ethnic differences in homicides of adult women and the role of intimate partner violence—United States, 2003–2014. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2017;66(28):741-46.
Phillips JA, Hempstead K. Differences in U.S. suicide rates by educational attainment, 2000–2014. American Journal of Preventive Medicine. 2017;53(4):e123-e30.
Reckdenwald A, Simone S. Injury patterns for homicide followed by suicide by the relationship between victims and offenders. Homicide Studies. 2017;21(2):111–32.
Roberts K, Miller M, Azrael D. Honor-related suicide in the United States: a study of National Violent Death Reporting System data. Archives of Suicide Research: Official Journal of the International Academy for Suicide Research. 2017:1–13.
Stack S, Bowman B. Cultural Scripts: Analysis of suicide location in film, 1900–2013. Sociological Focus. 2017;50(4):346–60.
Wong YJ, Wang L, Li SZ, Liu HB. Circumstances preceding the suicide of Asian Pacific Islander Americans and White Americans. Death Studies. 2017;41(5):311–7.
2018 Annor FB, Bayakly RA, Morrison RA, Bryan MJ, Gilbert LK, Ivey-Stephenson AZ. Suicide among persons with dementia, Georgia, 2013 to 2016. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology. 2019;32(1):31-9. [Epub 2018 Nov 26]
Annor FB, Zwald ML, Wilkinson A, Friedrichs M, Fondario A, Dunn A. Characteristics of and precipitating circumstances surrounding suicide among persons aged 10–17 Years - Utah, 2011–2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2018;67(11):329–32.
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Marti C, Choi BY. Poisoning deaths among late-middle aged and older adults: comparison between suicides and deaths of undetermined intent. International Psychogeriatrics. 2018 Oct 24. [Epub ahead of print]
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Sagna AO, Marti C. Older women who died by suicide: suicide means, sociodemographic and psychiatric risk factors, and other precipitating circumstances. International Psychogeriatrics. 2018;30(10):1531-40
Choi NG, DiNitto DM, Sagna AO, Marti CN. Postmortem blood alcohol content among late-middle aged and older suicide decedents: associations with suicide precipitating/risk factors, means, and other drug toxicology. Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 2018;187:311–8.
Fowler KA, Jack SPD, Lyons BH, Betz CJ, Petrosky E. Surveillance for violent deaths -National Violent Death Reporting System, 18 states, 2014. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report Surveillance Summaries. 2018;67(2):1–36.
Fridel EE, Zimmerman GM. Putting homicide followed by suicide in context: do macro-environmental characteristics impact the odds of committing suicide after homicide?. Criminology: An Interdisciplinary Journal. 2019;57(1):34-73. [Epub 2018 Nov 29]
Gollub EL, Gardner M. Firearm legislation and firearm use in female intimate partner homicide using National Violent Death Reporting System data. Preventive Medicine. 2018;118:216–9.
Holland KM, Brown SV, Hall JE, Logan JE. Circumstances preceding homicide-suicides involving child victims: a qualitative analysis. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2018;33(3):379–401.
Ivey-Stephenson AZ, Blair JM, Crosby AE. Efforts and opportunities to understand women’s mortality due to suicide and homicide using the National Violent Death Reporting System. Journal of Women’s Health. 2018;27(9):1073–81.
Jack SPD, Petrosky E, Lyons BH, Blair JM, Ertl AM, Sheats KJ. Surveillance for violent deaths - National Violent Death Reporting System, 27 states, 2015. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2018;67(11):1–32.
Jiang Y, Ranney ML, Sullivan B, Hilliard D, Viner-Brown S, Alexander-Scott N. Can statewide emergency department, hospital discharge, and violent death reporting system data be used to monitor the burden of firearm-related injury and death in Rhode Island? Journal of Public Health Management & Practice. 2019;25(2):137-46. [Epub 2018 Jul 7]
Kalesan B, Mobily ME, Vasan S, Siegel M, Galea S. The role of interpersonal conflict as a determinant of firearm-related homicide-suicides at different ages. Journal of Interpersonal Violence. 2018;33(15):2335–51.
Kalesan B, Sampson LA, Zuo Y, Galea S. Sex and age modify the relationship between life circumstances and use of a firearm in suicide deaths across 17 U.S. states. Journal of Affective Disorders. 2018;236:105–11.
Leavitt RA, Ertl A, Sheats K, Petrosky E, Stephenson AI, Fowler KA. Suicides among American Indian/Alaskan natives — National Violent Death Reporting System, 18 states, 2003–2014. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 2018;67(8):237–42.
Massetti GM, Holland KM, Jack SP, Ragan KR, Lunsford NB. Circumstances of suicide among individuals with a history of cancer. Psycho oncology. 2018;27(7):1750-6.
O’Donnell J, Logan J, Bossarte R. Ten-year trend and correlates of reported posttraumatic stress disorder among young male veteran suicide decedents-results from the National Violent Death Reporting System, 16 U.S. states, 2005–2014. Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior. 2018 Nov 29. [Epub ahead of print]
Petrosky E, Harpaz R, Fowler KA, Bohm MK, Helmick CG, Yuan KM. Chronic pain among suicide decedents, 2003 to 2014: findings from the National Violent Death Reporting System. Annals of Internal Medicine. 2018;169(7):448-55.
Reckdenwald A, Szalewski A, Yohros A. Place, Injury patterns, and female-victim intimate partner homicide. Violence Against Women. 2018 Sep 21. [Epub ahead of print]
Rockett IRH, Caine ED, Connery HS, D’Onofrio G, Gunnell DJ, Miller TR. Discerning suicide in drug intoxication deaths: paucity and primacy of suicide notes and psychiatric history. PLoS One. 2018;13(1):e0190200.
Rockett IRH, Caine ED, Stack S, Connery HS, Nolte KB, Lilly CL. Method overtness, forensic autopsy, and the evidentiary suicide note: a multilevel National Violent Death Reporting System analysis. PLoS One. 2018;13(5):e0197805.
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  1. aThere were no articles published from 2002 to 2004 and there were 8 articles in 2018 that were published ahead of print