Year: 2004 Source: JIAFM. Journal of Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine, v.26, no.1, (2004), p.32-34 SIEC No: 20080192

This article examines the responsibility & liability of hospital managers in the event of patient suicide. In light of the increasing incidence of suicides in hospital premises in India, the author discusses this situation at length. A few cases are presented with the aim of creating a debate on this issue. (7 refs.)