Archives for adolescence

Serious and persistent suicidality among European sexual minority youth

Pietro Gambadauro, Vladimir Carli, Danuta Wasserman, Judit Balazs, Marco Sarchiapone, Gergö Hadlaczky PLOS ONE 15(10): e0240840. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pone.0240840 Abstract Background Suicide is a leading cause of death among adolescents and more knowledge from high risk groups is needed in order to develop effective preventive strategies. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between sexual minority status and suicidality in a multinational sample of European school pupils. Methods A self-report questionnaire was delivered to 2046 adolescents (mean age 15.34±1.01; 56.3% females) recruited from 27 randomly selected schools in 6 European countries. Suicidal ideation, measured with the Paykel Suicide Scale
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Psychopathology is associated with reproductive health risk in European adolescents

Pietro Gambadauro, Vladimir Carli, Camilla Wasserman et al. Reprod Health 2018;15:186 doi: /10.1186/s12978-018-0618-0
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Correlates of sexual initiation among European adolescents

Pietro Gambadauro MD MSc (MedEd) PhD, Vladimir Carli MD PhD, Gergö Hadlaczky MSc PhD, et al. PLoS One. 2018 Feb 8;13(2):e0191451. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0191451
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