Prevalence and correlates of suicidal thought and self-destructive behavior among an elderly hospital population in Iran
International Psychogeriatrics, 07/17/2012
Ekramzadeh S et al. – Hospitalized, physically ill elderly patients have high rates of suicidal ideation and self–destructive behavior and these vary according to psychosocial and clinical factors. The general hospital is therefore a potential site for the recognition of suicidal individuals and implementation of proximal suicide prevention strategies.