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A B S T R A C T This study explores youth suicide attempts in Singapore using multiple databases of comprehensive archival records. Three years of medical records related to suicide attempters (N = 666) who were admitted to the emergency department of a large teaching hospital in Singapore were subjected to retrospective analysis. Compared to other age groups, a peak in suicide attempts (n = 207) was observed in youths aged between 15 and 24 years old (76.3% females; 23.7% males, mean age =doi:10.1016/j.ajp.2017.05.008 pmid:29061412 fatcat:7se3rvwdkndhfexm4nsxucowgq