Suicide by antidepressant intoxication identified at autopsy in Vienna from 1991-1997: the favourable consequences of the increasing use of SSRIs.

@article{Frey2000SuicideBA,
  title={Suicide by antidepressant intoxication identified at autopsy in Vienna from 1991-1997: the favourable consequences of the increasing use of SSRIs.},
  author={Richard Frey and Daniel Schreinzer and Thomas Stimpfl and Walter Vycudilik and Andrea M Berzlanovich and Siegfried Kasper},
  journal={European neuropsychopharmacology : the journal of the European College of Neuropsychopharmacology},
  year={2000},
  volume={10 2},
  pages={133-42}
}
In the area of Vienna, any person dying under questionable circumstances is examined at the Institute of Forensic Medicine, where the cause of death is determined by means of autopsy and chemical analysis. Our study on fatal intoxications was performed in the period between 1991 and 1997, when selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) were… CONTINUE READING