Author | Paul S. Links, MD, FRCPC

Articles

Assessing Suicide Risk in Patients With Borderline Personality Disorder

July 01, 2004

Patients with borderline personality disorder are at a much higher risk for suicide attempts than patients with almost any other mental illness. Here, a case report and examples are presented to help clinicians assess, diagnose and treat patients with BPD who have attempted or are threatening suicide.