Year: 1982 Source: Journal of Psychosocial Nursing and Mental Health Services, v.20, no.8, (1982), p.9-16 SIEC No: 19830684

This article discusses the problem of youth suicide & the role of nurses in the prognosis & treatment. Five sections present a question that has an implied answer. The review closes by summarizing methodological problems, suggesting areas for future studies & surveying nursing contributions to the field. Seeks to shed light on the confusing diversity of the existing theoretical formulations.