Factors associated with suicide ideation in severely obese bariatric surgery-seeking individuals

There are high rates of suicide ideation and/or behavior in severely obese individuals. The potential contributors to suicide ideation in a sample of 334 severely obese bariatric surgery candidates was explored. Lack of college education, a history of suicide ideation and/or behavior, psychological distress, hopelessness, loneliness, history of physical and/or sexual abuse, and lifetime major […]

Risk of completed suicide after bariatric surgery: a systematic review.