Year: 1965 Source: British Journal of Psychiatry, v.111, no.479, (1965), p.933-937 SIEC No: 19840045

Study of 57 suicides over a 12-yr period turned up no case of hypochondria, suggesting an inverse relationship between suicide and such a diagnosis. Alcoholic addiction was found in 13 of 26 male and 5 of 31 female suicides.