Suicide risk in mood disorders

  title={Suicide risk in mood disorders},
  author={Z. Rihmer},
  journal={Current Opinion in Psychiatry},
  • Z. Rihmer
  • Published 2007
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Current Opinion in Psychiatry
  • Purpose of review The aim of this review is to highlight the traditional and newly recognized suicide risk factors in patients with mood disorders. Recent findings Current research findings clearly suggest that suicidal behaviour in patients with mood disorder is a ‘state-dependent’ phenomenon. Recently, there is, however, a growing body of evidence that besides the well accepted clinically explorable suicide risk factors in mood disorders (e.g., severe depression, prior suicide attempt… CONTINUE READING
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