Year: 1981 Source: Congress of the International Association for Suicide Prevention, (11th: 1981: Paris), pp.791-796 SIEC No: 19850272

In a survey of 66 affective patients maintained on Lithium for 8 – 13 years, a significantly high rate of successful prophylaxis was found both in the unipolar & bipolar forms. The effect was also highly significant in preventing suicidal thoughts & attempts.