Year: 1975 Source: Journal of Practical Nursing, (December 1975), p.16-17+ SIEC No: 19850518

Dawn Bray discusses patients who are suicidal risks with a view to identification, intervention & treatment. She stresses the importance of giving the patient realistic hope, not allowing him to be alone, being firm with questions & guidance, & following up on any change in behavior of a definite nature. NBB