Year: 1992 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior, v.22, no.3, (Fall 1992), p.396-405 SIEC No: 19920489

The case history of Mrs. Marigold Perry, a 50-year old widow, is presented. Following several months of inpatient treatment for a psychotic illness Mrs. Perry was discharged; she took her life by a drug overdose 10 days later. Comments on this case by John T. Maltsberger & Wayne S. Fenton follow.