Year: 2004 Source: Oregon: Department of Human Services, 2004. 20p. SIEC No: 20050629

This literature review was conducted to guide the development of a statewide elder suicide prevention plan in Oregon. The goals were to identify the best available sources of information on elder suicide prevention & to synthesize the information, identify specific strategies to reduce the incidence & prevalence of elderly suicide, determine the best practices in prevention work from around the world, & present it succinctly.