Evaluation of Depression and Suicidal Patients in the Emergency Room.


Depression is the leading cause of disability globally, and more than one-half of those suffering with depression are not receiving effective treatment. Untreated or undertreated depression poses a significant risk for suicide. Suicide is the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. The emergency room provides an essential opportunity to screen for… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.psc.2017.05.008