Year: 2005 Source: Military Medicine, v.170, no.7, (2005), p.580-584 SIEC No: 20052071

This article summarizes findings on demographic, distal risk, & proximal risk factors for suicide & reports recent data in death by suicide by Army personnel. The article also offers additional recommendations to reduce the risk of suicide & suicide attempt in the Armed Services & suggests possible directions for future research on suicide in the military. (LC) (27 refs)