Lifetime prevalence of suicidal ideation in a representative sample of Canadians with type 1 diabetes

Diabetes Res Clin Pract. 2009 Jan;83(1):e9-11. doi: 10.1016/j.diabres.2008.10.004. Epub 2008 Dec 13.


Data from a regionally representative sample were obtained from the Canadian Community Health Survey conducted by Statistics Canada. We compared the lifetime prevalence of suicidal ideation among those with and without Type 1 diabetes.

MeSH terms

  • Canada
  • Diabetes Mellitus, Type 1 / psychology*
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Interview, Psychological
  • Male
  • Prevalence
  • Suicide, Attempted / statistics & numerical data*
  • Surveys and Questionnaires