Year: 1979 Source: Annals of the Academy of Medicine, Singapore, v.8, no.3, (July 1979), p.298-300 SIEC No: 19870398

This is a study of 266 suicide letters collected over a period of 8 years. The author attempts to answer questions about the nature of suicide notes & emphasizes that the study of same helps us to understand the mental state of suicide victims prior to their acts. 6 refs. (LH)