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Table 2 Strategies offered by the apps

From: Suicide prevention and depression apps’ suicide risk assessment and management: a systematic assessment of adherence to clinical guidelines

Type of strategiesDM
(n = 20)
DM and SP
(n = 3)
SP
(n = 46)
Total
(n = 69)
Tracking of mood or suicidal thoughts17 (85%)1 (33%)10 (22%)28 (41%)
Safety plan development2 (10%)24 (52%)26 (38%)
Offer activities to deter suicidal thoughts15 (75%)1 (33%)17 (37%)33 (48%)
Information and education
 Suicide-related2 (10%)3 (100%)30 (65%)35 (51%)
 Emergency contact information20 (100%)3 (100%)42 (91%)65 (94%)
Access to support networks2 (10%)1 (33%)25 (54%)28 (41%)
In-app access to emergency counseling
 By counselor9 (20%)9 (13%)
 By emergency helpline9 (45%)1 (33%)36 (78%)46 (67%)
  1. DM depression management, SP suicide prevention