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Which of the following are true regarding suicidal intent and suicide?
A previous suicide attempt is the best predictor of a future suicide attempt.
10–15% of those attempting suicide succeed, but 60–70% of successful suicides have no prior history of attempts.
Patients who attempt suicide have low CSF serotonin levels.
Borderline personality disorder is the Axis II diagnosis most closely associated with suicide.
Which of the following are true regarding assessment of potentially suicidal patients?
A ‘SAD PERSONS’ score of …
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