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.
Ellen Merete Hagen, M.D., Ph.D., Department of Neurology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
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