Year: 1999 Source: Evidence-Based Nursing, v.2, no.4, (October 1999), p.128 SIEC No: 20041168

This document summarizes & comments on the major findings of a study by L Appleby et al., regaring the relation of completed suicide in mentally ill patients to aspects of mental health care, clinical features, & historical variables. The current author reviews the strengths of the study & highlights the relevance of the findings for psychiatric & mental health nurses.