Year: 1982 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.139, no.9, (September 1982), p.1214-1215 SIEC No: 19861452

In an earlier letter to the editor of the American Journal of Psychiatry, Beck-Friis et al & Asberg et al described suicidal behaviour that occurred during or shortly after a dexamethasone suppression test. In these letters to the editor, Coryell & Kronfol et al discuss their respective studies in which they did not find such an association.