Received: 28 July 2020
Accepted: 26 December 2020
First Online: 9 January 2021
Ethics approval and consent to participate
: The ethical clearance was obtained from the school of Medicine and Health Science, University of Gondar. An official letter was written to respective Gondar town Health institutions from the school of medicine. Before the actual data collection, written consent was taken from each of the participants. Patient-related data confidentiality was maintained by avoiding possible identifiers, such as the name of the patient. Study participants were interviewed in separate places. Participants identified to have suicidal ideation and attempt during the data collection were counseled or linked to counseling service at the University of Gondar hospital.
: Not applicable.
: The authors declared that they have no competing interests.