Year: 1999 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.156, no.5, (May 1999), p.801-802 SIEC No: 20000352

Reports that studies to evaluate the impact of HIV infection with regard to depression and suicidality have shown conflicting results. Presents the unusual, tragic case of depression, suicidal acquisition of HIV and premature death of a 36-yr-old man with a history of multiple suicide attempts.