TITLE

Suicide in Brighton

AUTHOR(S)
Jacobson, S.
PUB. DATE
June 1972
SOURCE
British Journal of Psychiatry;Jun72, Vol. 120 Issue 559, p689
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
An abstract of the study "Suicide in Brighton," by S. Jacobson and D. M. Jacobson is presented. It discusses the result of the comparative investigation on the suicide incidence that occur in England, Wales, and in Brighton, England which were committed from 1963 to 1969. It shows that suicide incidence in Brighton is attributed to the high proportion of elderly in a borough, high prevalence of physical illness and mental illness, and a large number of complaints of depression.
ACCESSION #
24735359

 

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