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Suicide of AIDS patients in Texas: a preliminary report.
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PMID:  2763216     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
The incidence of suicide in patients with the diagnosis of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the state of Texas during the period between January 1986 and August 1987 was determined. AIDS patients were found to have a rate of suicide higher than expected when compared to the general population. The results of this study document this trend which has important implications in the care of the growing number of patients with AIDS.
R T Plott; S D Benton; W J Winslade
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Texas medicine     Volume:  85     ISSN:  0040-4470     ISO Abbreviation:  Tex Med     Publication Date:  1989 Aug 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-09-21     Completed Date:  1989-09-21     Revised Date:  2009-11-11    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0051012     Medline TA:  Tex Med     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  40-3     Citation Subset:  IM; X    
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MeSH Terms
Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / epidemiology*
Cause of Death
Risk Factors
Suicide / epidemiology*

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