Year: 1982 Source: Basel: Karger, 1982. 103p. (Bibliotheca Psychiatrica: No.162) SIEC No: 19831684

Designed as a source book integrating new theories and findings, the volume outlines present efforts to detect suicidal behaviors and help potential victims. Contributions discuss epidemiology in EEC countries; depression and suicide prevention; the general practictioner and suicide prevention; biochemical and psychopathological predictors; prediction of suicidal behaviors; prediction following parasuicide; and functional analysis of suicidal behaviors. (KB)