Year: 1980 Source: Psychological Reports, v.47, no.3, (1980), p.1233-1234 SIEC No: 19840522

A survey of 69 hospitalized male alcoholics indicated that most had considered suicide. In addition, those with past attempts continued to view themselves as suicidal risks. While control groups were not used, the results do support the connection between alcohol and suicide, and the connection between past attempts and current risk. (WL)