Year: 1988 Source: J.A.M.A., v.260, no.17, (November 4, 1988), p.2506 SIEC No: 19890345

In this letter to the editor, references for the cases of suicide by cocaine injection prior to 1950 are cited. A reply is included which suggests that these cases either were not actually suicides or would be more appropriately considered as death in an undetermined manner.