Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
J Affect Disord. 1993 Feb;27(2):117-21.

Suicidal behavior in bipolar and unipolar affective disorders: a meta-analysis.

Author information

  • 1Center for the Study of Suicide, Blackwood, NJ 08012.

Abstract

A meta-analysis of studies of suicidal behavior in patients with bipolar and unipolar affective disorders found two possible trends: an excess of subsequent completed suicide in unipolar patients and an excess of subsequent attempted suicide in bipolar patients. Suggestions were made for future research.

PMID:
8440807
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk