Year: 1970 Source: Personality, v.1, no.3, (1970), p.261-264 SIEC No: 19820588

Males who completed suicide using active methods were compared to those who completed suicide using passive methods for their scores on the MMPI. No differences were found. Similarly no differences were found in scores on the MMPI between those shooting themselves and those hanging themselves. Those who shot themselves were significantly younger than those who hung themselves.