Year: 1994 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.151, no.3, (March 1994), p.434-435 SIEC No: 19940345

The authors examined interactions among risk factors for suicide, a strategy not typically followed in suicide research. Their results suggest an explanation for gender differences in suicide rates & qualifications in the relationship between hopelessness & suicide based on history of drug & alcohol abuse. (7 refs.)