Year: 1991 Source: Psychological Reports, v.68, no.3, pt.1, (June 1991), p.927-930 SIEC No: 19911203

An analysis of 383 cases of attempted suicide presented to the Accident & Emergency Department of a large urban hospital in England during 12 complete lunar cycles (1989), gave no support for an association between attempted suicide & the lunar cycle, especially the full moon. No control for weekends or holidays was made. (13 refs.)