Year: 1967 Source: Acta Paediatrica Scandinavica, v.56, no.40, (1967), p.349-356 SIEC No: 19832478

Reviews 484 cases of suicide attempts among children and adolescents. Identifies types of psychiatric illness, male/female ratios, social group membership, reasons for the attempt, incidence of behavior change prior to attempt, and method used. Also provides a historical perspective. (JLH)