Year: 1968 Source: Boston: Little Brown and Company, 1968. p.163-170 SIEC No: 19860626

Most persons who attempt or complete suicide have communicated their intent in some manner. The usual recipients of such communications are a spouse, relative or in-law, friend, or physician. The authors discuss the prevalence & mode of communication; a suicide attempt as communication; & assessment of suicidal risk. (NBB)