Year: 1990 Source: Postgraduate Medicine, v.88, no.3, (September 1, 1990), p.205-206, 209, 212-213 SIEC No: 19901722

While every patient who talks about suicide should be taken seriously, some patients are more likely than others to commit suicide. The author discusses the personal, social, medical & psychiatric factors associated with high suicide risk & suggests strategies for intervention. (9 refs.)