Year: 1980 Source: Comprehensive Psychiatry, v.21, no.5, (1980), p.381-387 SIEC No: 19820848

The purpose of the present study was to determine how accurately suicide potential could be identified among patients with primary affective disorder by means of multivariate statistical procedures. The study is concerned with identifying some of the factors that distinguish the suicidal from the nonsuicidal depressive. (12 ref.)