Year: 1985 Source: 23p. SIEC No: 19860388

Jamison states that suicide is not an uncommon outcome in untreated, inadequately treated, or treatment-resistant bipolar patients but can usually, but not always, be prevented. The author also claims that there is sufficient research in biology, and psychopharmacology & from clinical practice to make specific suggestions for clincial management of these patients. 58 ref. (NBB)