Year: 2007 Source: Military Medicine, v.172, no.3, (March 2007), p.278-282 SIEC No: 20100667

This study investigated the suicide rate among former Swedish peacekeeping personnel. The authors compared 39,768 former peacekeepers to the general Swedish populaton. A lower number of suicides was found among former peacekeepers than in the general population. Unique problems associated with this research area are discussed. (30 refs.) JA