Year: 2003 Source: American Journal of Psychiatry, v.160, no.12, (December 2003), p.2094-2097 SIEC No: 20041029

This article explores a case study of a 51-year-old staff anesthesiologist who completed suicide after a 4-year-long struggle with major depression, in spite of extensive drug treatment, electroconvulsive therapy, & weekly psychotherapy. Aspects of the case are discussed in detail. (19 refs)