Indicators of suicide over 10 years in a specialist mood disorders unit sample.

@article{Gladstone2001IndicatorsOS,
  title={Indicators of suicide over 10 years in a specialist mood disorders unit sample.},
  author={Gemma L Gladstone and Philip B. Mitchell and Gordon Parker and Kay Wilhelm and Marie-Paule Austin and Kerrie Eyers},
  journal={The Journal of clinical psychiatry},
  year={2001},
  volume={62 12},
  pages={945-51}
}
BACKGROUND There are few firm data to guide the clinician in identifying individual depressed patients who may be at high risk for completing suicide. In particular, there have been few prospective studies of well-characterized depressed patients to determine indicators of such future events. METHOD Eight hundred thirteen patients with a major depressive episode (DSM-III, DSM-III-R, or DSM-IV criteria) were assessed in detail in a specialist Mood Disorders Unit (MDU) over a 10-year period… CONTINUE READING

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