Year: 1994 Source: Injury, v.25, no.2, (March 1994), p.111-112 SIEC No: 19940152

Three cases (2 males, 1 female) of successful resuscitation after attempted suicide by hanging are described. Although all came in with profound unconsciousness, they made a full recovery with no residual dysfunction. All patients were referred for psychiatric consultation before discharge from hospital. (8 refs.)