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Antidepressant use too rare to impact population suicide rates?

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    Antidepressant use too rare to impact population suicide rates?. React. Wkly. 1190, 1 (2008). https://doi.org/10.2165/00128415-200811900-00001

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    • Public Health
    • General Population
    • Young People
    • Regulatory Action
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