ERIC Number: EJ585274
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Completed Suicide among Adolescents with No Diagnosable Psychiatric Disorder.
Marttunen, Mauri J.; Henriksson, Markus M.; Isometsa, Erkki T.; Heikkinen, Martti E.; Aro, Hillevi M.; Lonnqvist, Jouko K.
Adolescence, v33 n131 p669-81 Fall 1998
The characteristics of male adolescent suicide victims with (N=84) and without (N=8) diagnosable psychiatric disorder were compared. Psychological autopsy data were collected on all adolescent suicides in one year. Communication of suicidal intent and problems with discipline just before the suicide are among the few clinical warning signs found. (Author/EMK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Finland