Year: 2013 Source: The Journal Of Clinical Psychiatry.(2013).74(3):226-32. DOI: 10.4088/JCP.12m07853 SIEC No: 20130741

Objective: To examine the quality of suicide risk assessment provided to veterans with a history of depression who died by suicide between 1999 and 2004. Method: We conducted a case-control study of suicide risk assessment information recorded in 488 medical charts of veterans previously diagnosed with major depression, depression not otherwise specified, dysthymia, or other, less common ICD-9-CM depression codes.