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Table 4Databases searched and inclusion/exclusion criteria for clinical evidence

Electronic databasesCINAHL, EMBASE, HMIC, International Bibliography of the Social Sciences, MEDLINE, PsycBOOKS, PsycEXTRA, PsycINFO
Date searched2006 to 25 January 2011
Study designSystematic reviews of qualitative studies, qualitative studies, observational studies
PopulationIndividuals who self-harm by any method
OutcomesNone specified – any narrative description of service user experience of self-harm


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