Year: 1969 Source: Clinical Proceedings Children's Hospital Washington, DC, v.25, no.11, (1969), p.325-343 SIEC No: 19820808

This paper discusses the epidemiology of suicide in youth. Presents a historical view & explores a child’s concept of death. Provides case studies & discusses individual, social, & cultural determinates. Clinical implications include early recognition, management & preventive considerations related to the problems of suicide.