CHARACTERISTICS AND PSYCHIATRIC DIAGNOSIS OF SUICIDE ATTEMPT PATIENTS AT RSUP SANGLAH
By : Ni Wayan Pradiumnati Pritiariesti
Faculties : Fakultas Kedokteran
Department : PS. PENDIDIKAN DOKTER
Suicide attempt is a form of deliberate self-harm with the purpose of death, but it does not end with death. Self-harm represents psychological difficulties and there are several risk factors related with suicide attempt. The purpose of this study is to know the proportion of characteristics and psychiatric diagnosis in suicide attempt patients at RSUP Sanglah. Research is done at Bagian/ SMF Psikiatri RSUP Sanglah from 1st June 2013 until 31st May 2014. The method of this study is cross-sectional descriptive to know the proportion of psychiatric diagnosis in suicide attempt patients. The data is secondary data that consists of suicide attempt patients aged 11 to 60 years old at Bagian/ SMF Psikiatri RSUP Sanglah that fulfill the requirements of inclusion. From 91 suicide attempt samples, most of them are diagnosed with psychiatric disorders with total count of 78 patients (85.7%). The highest proportion of psychiatric diagnosis that is obtained from this study is depression (36.3%). Most of suicide attempt patients are women, aged 21 to 30 years old, last educated in senior high school, unmarried, and employed. Suicide attempts patients are mostly women, aged 21 to 30 years old, last educated in senior high school, unmarried, and employed. Most of suicide attempt patients have psychiatric diagnosis, especially depression.
Keyword : Characteristics, psychiatric diagnosis, suicide attempt