Year: 2005 Source: Student BMJ, v.13, (February 2005), p.68-69 SIEC No: 20050508

The author reviews a study by M Nordentoft et al. regarding changes in the rates of suicide among patients with schizophrenia. The purposes behind the study, the benefits & limitations of the methodology employed, & the data source are discussed. Results are reviewed & the overall utility of the study is evaluated.