Year: 2000 Source: Nursing Diagnosis, v.11, no.2, (April-June 2000), p.60-68 SIEC No: 20061059

The purpose of this article was to review the research for interventions for risk for suicide & risk for violence. Research-based interventions & care planning books were examined. It is concluded the scientific base for interventions published in sources commonly used by nurses needs to be strengthened. There is also a need for further research on interventions for these two nursing diagnoses. (31 refs.)