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Identifying suicidal young adults

Nature Human Behaviourvolume 1pages860861 (2017) | Download Citation

Functional brain-imaging methods provide rich datasets that can be exploited by machine-learning techniques to help assess psychiatric disorders. A recent study uses this approach to identify patients with suicidal thoughts, and to distinguish those who have attempted suicide from those who have not.

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