A review of suicide risks associated with renal diseases as supported by research literature. Authored by Reba F. Kin, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN and J. Michael Bostwick, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN. More
This ebook offers a succinct review of suicide risks associated with renal diseases as supported by research literature. Renal disease encompasses disorders that can increase depression. Clinicians have struggled with the concept of treatment withdrawal and whether it represents suicide; a short discussion of what is known is discussed. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.
Written by: Reba F. Kin, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
J. Michael Bostwick, M.D., Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN
Edited by: Alan L. Berman, Ph.D., Executive Director, American Association of Suicidology, President, International Association for Suicide Prevention
Maurizio Pompili, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Psychiatry, Sant’ Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy and McLean Hospital, Harvard Medical School, MA
Dr. Berman on Medical Conditions Associated with Suicide Risk
In this video Dr. Lanny Berman, Executive Director of the American Association of Suicidology (AAS) introduces the concept behind the AAS collection of ebooks on medical conditions and their associated risk for suicide.