|Title||Does deinstitutionalization increase suicide?|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2009|
|Authors||Yoon, J, Bruckner, TA|
|Journal||Health services research|
|Date Published||2009 Aug|
(1) To test whether public psychiatric bed reduction may increase suicide rates; (2) to investigate whether the supply of private hospital psychiatric beds-separately for not-for-profit and for-profit-can substitute for public bed reduction without increasing suicides; and (3) to examine whether the level of community mental health resources moderates the relationship between public bed reduction and suicide rates.