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Samaritans and Centre for Mental Health has published recommendations as to how primary care can support people who are at risk of suicide.
Strengthening the frontline: Investing in primary care for effective suicide prevention explores the role of GP services in helping people who are at risk of suicide.
About 6,000 people die by suicide each year in the UK. Only a third are in contact with mental health services in the year before their death, but many visit their GP in the months before their death.
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