Suicides by Jumping Off Istanbul Bridges Linking Asia and Europe.

YURTSEVEN A., Üzün İ., Arslan M. N.

The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology, vol.38, pp.139-144, 2017 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 38
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/paf.0000000000000304
  • Journal Name: The American journal of forensic medicine and pathology
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.139-144
  • Keywords: suspension bridge, suicide, Autopsy, trauma score, prevention, CLIFTON SUSPENSION BRIDGE, HIGH-VELOCITY IMPACT, WATER, PREVENTION, EXPERIENCE, SURVIVAL, BARRIERS, TRAUMA
  • Akdeniz University Affiliated: No


Aim: The aim of this study was to determine the injury spectrum and characteristics of people who committed suicide by jumping into water from the July 15th Martyrs Bridge and Fatih Sultan Mehmet Bridges in Istanbul, Turkey.