[Suicidal ideas in psychiatric emergency departments: prospective study comparing self- and hetero-assessment].

@article{Moroge2014SuicidalII,
  title={[Suicidal ideas in psychiatric emergency departments: prospective study comparing self- and hetero-assessment].},
  author={Sophie Moroge and Franc Paul and C Milan and F Gignoux-Froment and J-M Henry and Michel Pilard and Catherine Marimoutou},
  journal={L'Encephale},
  year={2014},
  volume={40 5},
  pages={359-65}
}
OBJECTIVE Many suicide victims had contacts with an emergency department before their attempt. We aimed to determine whether patients coming to a psychiatric emergency department were well assessed concerning their suicidal risk, and to test an easy to fill in scale rapidly assessing suicidal risk. METHOD We conducted a descriptive epidemiological survey in Marseille. The source population was all patients admitted to the psychiatric emergency department. We used a booklet containing three… CONTINUE READING