A review of suicide risks associated with spinal cord injury as supported by research literature. Authored by Ellen Merete Hagen, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway. More
This ebook discusses the risk of suicide associated with Spinal Cord Injury (SCI). the research studies in this review highlight risk factors that contribute to the development of suicidal thoughts and behaviors. Practical recommendations for caregivers are included.
Written by: Ellen Merete Hagen, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
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