Year: 2010 Source: Journal of the Indian Academy of Forensic Medicine, v.32, no.1, (January 2010), p.45-48 SIEC No: 20110005

A prospective-retrospective study was carried out of suicide among young people in Jaipur, India during 2004-2008. 223 suicides were identified among the 627 autopsies that were performed. Results indicated the interrelation between the availability of highly lethal methods & the rate of suicide. 3 cases involving young adults pursuing their professional qualifications are presented. (9 refs.) JA

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