Year: 2013 Source: Suicide and Life-Threatening Behavior.(2013).43(4):379Ð394.DOI: 10.1111/sltb.12024 SIEC No: 20130834

The experience of the most distressing patient suicide on Flemish psychiatrists is described. Of 584 psychiatrists, 107 filled a self-report questionnaire. Ninety-eight psychiatrists had been confronted with at least one patient suicide. Emotional suffering and impotence were the most common feelings reported.