suicidal act

suicidal act

Any intentional self-inflicted injury by a person with suicidal ideation which may or may not be fatal.
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The best treatment to prevent suicide is to treat those mental illnesses that have suicide as a common and expected sequelae of them, not by preventing the suicidal act late in the course of the illness or by blocking out the precipitants that may lead to the event, but rather by treating the underlying predisposing disorder and therefore changing the course of the illness," Dr.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Justice Minister Mostafa Pourmohammadi said the western powers and their proxy states in the region are committing a suicidal act by pushing the international crude prices further down.
Every sectarian conflict is a suicidal act in itself capable of destroying the public interest," said the MP, adding that efforts should be combined in order to reach consensus.
His action sparked demonstrations of support by hundreds of rural Tunisians who understood what had driven him to his suicidal act.
Suicidal ideation is a mental condition, which drives a person's thoughts and behavior toward committing a suicidal act.
Some psychologists suggest, correctly I suspect, that a rampage killing is a suicidal act.
Only competent individuals who are terminally ill (death expected within 6 months) can make a request for a lethal dose of medication to carry out the suicidal act.
Eighty-nine male completed suicides who used hanging were compared with 388 male completed suicides who used firearms for 45 variables concerning the circumstances of the suicidal act and the personal characteristics of the men.
Antony's stand is believed to have been shaped by intelligence reports that more than 300 militants may have entered J& K, making withdrawal of the AFSPA a suicidal act.
According to Rizaov, one-sided cessation of negotiations suits Greece mostly because with this type of suicidal act out southern neighbor is completely amnestied from the responsibility of the pressure that it exercises on Macedonia and breached the international right.
Talking to the media persons here at his office, Senator Durrani termed the Punjab Assembly resolution a suicidal act aimed at assaulting free media which was, otherwise, helping the democratic process to take roots by holding the politicians accountable.
Because her need for treatment was a consequence of her suicidal act, however, a U.