About the Authors

Shu-Sen Chang

shu-sen.chang@bristol.ac.uk

Affiliations Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom, Ju Shan Hospital, Taoyuan, Taiwan

David Gunnell

Affiliation Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Benedict W. Wheeler

Affiliation Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Paul Yip

Affiliations Department of Social Work and Social Administration, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China, The Centre for Suicide Research and Prevention, the University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR, China

Jonathan A. C. Sterne

Affiliation Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: SSC DG BWW PY JACS. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: SSC DG BWW PY JACS. Designed the experiments/the study: SSC DG BWW JACS. Analyzed the data: SSC. Collected data/did experiments for the study: SSC. Wrote the first draft of the paper: SSC. Contributed to the writing of the paper: SSC DG BWW PY JACS.