Year: 2003 Source: American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, v.73, no.4, (October 2003), p.455-462 SIEC No: 20040631

Perceived causes of suicide attempts were examined in 180 ethnic South Asian women living in the London area. The 3 factors endorsed most frequently & strongly as causes of suicide attempts in this population were violence by the husband, being trapped in an unhappy family situation, & depression. (44 refs)