Year: 1992 Source: Archives of General Psychiatry, v.49, no.6, (June 1992), p.459-463 SIEC No: 19930996

This study looked at the lives of 50 alcoholics who committed suicide, 7 nonacute clinical/historical features were identified. From this an examination of whether these features are common to alcoholics generally and/or to nonalcoholics who commit suicide or if they may be specifically predictive of suicide in alcoholics. (41 refs.)