News | Health & Safety
26 Jun 2022 4:43
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Health & Safety

    Research from Australia and New Zealand's Intensive Care Society's Paediatric Study Group has found a marked increase in ICU admissions for deliberate self-harm

    Research from Australia and New Zealand's Intensive Care Society's Paediatric Study Group has found a marked increase in ICU admissions for deliberate self-harm


    The authors says it coincides with Covid-19 lockdowns and social restrictions over the past two years.

    They say at the onset of the pandemic, monthly rates of deliberate self harm ICU admissions per million young people ... increased from 7.2 in March 2020 to more than 11 by August 2020.

    Monash Children's Hospital pediatric ICU director Felix Oberender says the numbers are concerning.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Health & Safety News
     25 Jun: With GPs and hospitals working flat tack, we're being urged to look after ourselves as much as possible
     24 Jun: Data suggests volunteer firefighters are pulling more than their weight
     23 Jun: New Zealand has 5285 community Covid-19 cases today, and another 12 deaths
     22 Jun: Directly embedding healthcare providers in the community will help stop preventable diseases getting worse
     21 Jun: The Health Minister says te pressure on some hospitals extreme
     21 Jun: An expert says the fight to lift flu vaccination rates isn't a new one
     21 Jun: AA reminder masks work for more than just Covid-19
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Football Ferns coach Jitka Klimková is fielding a fresh-faced side in their two-game European tour, which starts overnight against Norway More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Ukrainian forces to withdraw from eastern city of Sievierodonetsk More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Norway Pride parade cancelled after two people are killed and more than 20 wounded in gay nightclub shooting 4:29

    Rugby:
    Football Ferns coach Jitka Klimková is fielding a fresh-faced side in their two-game European tour, which starts overnight against Norway 21:49

    Living & Travel:
    A single Strike Four ticket is now worth $500,000 after tonight's Lotto draw 21:19

    Law and Order:
    The Kiwi Ferns have run riot over the Mate Ma'a Tonga women, 50 points to 12 19:29

    Rugby:
    The Black Ferns Ma have polished off another flawless day at the Oceania Sevens in Pukekohe 18:59

    Environment:
    Afghanistan earthquake survivors frantically dig through rubble in search of relatives as relief trickles in 18:39

    Accident and Emergency:
    The search for a swimmer missing in the Tasman District's Maruia Falls has ended for the day 18:39

    Accident and Emergency:
    There's been a fatal crash involving a motorcycle in Northland this afternoon 18:39

    International:
    Where abortion is still legal in the US after the fall of Roe v Wade and what the decision means for medication abortion 18:10

    Cricket:
    England batters Jonny Bairstow and Jamie Overton have resurrected their reply to New Zealand heading into the third day of the final cricket test at Headingley 18:09


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd