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Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)647
JournalJournal of Paramedic Practice
Journal publication date4 Nov 2011
Publication statusPublished - 4 Nov 2011


The researchers identify that little is known about the patient's understanding and perceptions of the lethality of a deliberate overdose. This study examines patients' perceptions of the risk of death after deliberate self-poisoning (DSP) and compares these results with a risk assessment undertaken by clinical toxicologists.


Julia Williams, 'Deliberate self-poisoning: patients' perceptions of lethality', Journla of Paramedic Practice, Vol. 3 (11), pp. 647, published online 4 November 2011, available online at:;article=pp_3_11_647.

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