Suicidal thoughts and associated factors in an elderly population.

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This study examined the prevalence of suicidal thoughts and associated factors in an elderly population. Data for 969 elderly subjects from a population-based study were used, and examinations by physicians, including psychiatric examination and informants' interview, were assessed. In total, 13.3% of the subjects had had suicidal thoughts during the last 2… (More)

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@article{Forsell1997SuicidalTA, title={Suicidal thoughts and associated factors in an elderly population.}, author={Yvonne Forsell and Anthony F Jorm and Bengt Winblad}, journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica}, year={1997}, volume={95 2}, pages={108-11} }