Year: 1999 Source: Psychiatric Clinics of North America, v.23, no.1, (March 2000), p.11-25 SIEC No: 20000131

This article provides an overview of the animal & human studies of impulsivity & aggression. Studies of impulsivity & aggression in patients with borderline personality disorder, the biology of self-mutilation, from human & animal studies, & biological correlates of suicide, completed & attempted, are also reviewed. (69 refs.)