State and trait anxiety in adolescent suicide attempters.


OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship between anxiety and suicidal behavior in adolescents. METHOD Forty-six adolescents who had been hospitalized in an inpatient psychiatric unit after a suicide attempt were compared on measures of anxiety and depression with 72 adolescent psychiatric inpatients who had no history of suicide attempts. RESULTS The… (More)


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@article{Ohring1996StateAT, title={State and trait anxiety in adolescent suicide attempters.}, author={Renate Ohring and Andrea J. Apter and Gideon Ratzoni and Ronit Weizman and Samuel Tyano and Robert Plutchik}, journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry}, year={1996}, volume={35 2}, pages={154-7} }