Risk factors associated with suicide in mental illness

Risk factorsOdds ratio (95% CI)*
*Adjustment for history of self harm, suicidal thoughts during aftercare, index admission as first psychiatric admission, and depression in 3 months before suicide. †Additional adjustment for predictable risk of suicide.
Index admission as first psychiatric admission2.00 (1.12 to 3.60)
History of self harm3.05 (1.65 to 5.65)
Suicidal thoughts during aftercare1.89 (1.02 to 3.51)
Decrease in care3.73 (1.82 to 7.65)†