Personality and reports of suicide ideation among depressed adults 50 years of age or older.

@article{Heisel2006PersonalityAR,
  title={Personality and reports of suicide ideation among depressed adults 50 years of age or older.},
  author={Marnin Jori Heisel and Paul R Duberstein and Kenneth Conner and Nathan Franus and Anthony M Beckman and Yeates Conwell},
  journal={Journal of affective disorders},
  year={2006},
  volume={90 2-3},
  pages={
          175-80
        }
}
BACKGROUND Accuracy in patient reports of suicide ideation is a concern in clinical assessment, given that some patients deny suicide ideation even when suicidal. Despite this concern, there is little research on the psychological processes driving reported suicide ideation in at-risk patients. METHODS A cross-sectional design was used to examine the association of personality and suicide ideation in a clinical sample of 134 depressed adults 50 years and older. Patients completed a structured… CONTINUE READING

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