Temporal Trends in Suicide Attempts Among Children in the Decade Before and During the COVID-19 Pandemic in Paris, France

JAMA Netw Open. 2021 Oct 1;4(10):e2128611. doi: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.28611.


This cross-sectional study uses surveillance data to assess temporal trends in suicide attempts among children admitted to a pediatric emergency department in Paris, France, in the decade before and during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Publication types

  • Observational Study

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • COVID-19 / prevention & control
  • COVID-19 / psychology*
  • Child
  • Cross-Sectional Studies
  • Female
  • Health Policy
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Paris
  • Suicide, Attempted / psychology
  • Suicide, Attempted / trends*
  • Urban Health / trends