Year: 1973 Source: International Conference for Suicide Prevention, (7th: 1973: Amsterdam), p.350-354 SIEC No: 19870440

In order to study the relationship between attempted suicide & the menstrual cycle, 74 attempt patients admitted the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh were interviewed in regard to the details of their menstrual cycles. The study failed to reject the null hypothesis that parasuicide occurs at random in relation to the menstrual cycle. (LH)