Year: 1999 Source: The Lancet, v.354, no.9182, (1999), p.917-918 SIEC No: 20052095

An examination of suicidal feelings noted by doctors & relatives of 85 elderly people, aged 65 or more, who died by suicide. When depression is suspected in an elderly patient, suicidal feelings should be assessed even during follow-up treatment. (LC) (5 refs)