Impulsivity and Planning Bibliography
Brent DA, Johnson BA, Perper J, Connolly J, Bridge J, Bartle S, Rather C. Personality disorder, personality traits, impulsive violence and completed suicide in adolescents. Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. 1994;33(8): 1080-1086.
Brown LK, Overholser J, Spirito A, Fritz GK. The correlates of planning in adolescent suicide attempts. J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry. 1991 Jan;30(1):95-9.
Conner KR, Phillips MR, Meldrum S, Knox KL, Zhang Y, Yang G. Low-planned suicides in China. Psychol Med. 2005 Aug;35(8):1197-204.
Drum DJ, Brownson C, Denmark AB, Smith S. New data on the nature of suicidal crises in college students: Shifting the paradigm. Professional Psychology: Research and Practice. 2009; 40(3):213-222.
Eaton P, Reynolds P. Suicide attempters presenting at an emergency department. Can J Psychiatry. 1985 Dec;30(8):582-5.
Eddleston M, Phillips MR: Self poisoning with pesticides. British Medical Journal. 2004; 328:42-4.
Konradsen F, Hoek W, Peiris P. Reaching for the bottle of pesticide–a cry for help. Self-inflicted poisonings in Sri Lanka. Social science & medicine (1982) 2006;62(7):1710-9.
Jeon HJ, Lee JY, Lee YM, Hong JP, Won SH, Cho SJ, Kim JY, Chang SM, Lee HW, Cho MJ. Unplanned versus planned suicide attempters, precipitants, methods, and an association with mental disorders in a Korea-based community sample. J Affect Disord. 2010 Dec;127(1-3):274-80. Epub 2010 Jun 29.
In a nationally representative household survey (n=6,510), among the 208 (3.2%) who reported having ever made a suicide attempt, two-thirds reported having made a suicide plan and one-third reported no plan. Unplanned attempts were more common among male than female attempts (43% of male attempters vs. 31% of female attempters). Precipitants were similar across the two groups with family conflicts topping both lists. Medications were more frequently used in the planned attempts (60% of planned vs. 37% of unplanned); planned attempts were less likely than unplanned to use chemical agents (12% vs. 34%) and jumps (12% vs. 32%).
O’Donnell I, Farmer R, Catalan J. Explaining suicide: the views of survivors of serious suicide attempts. Br J Psychiatry. 1996 Jun;168(6):780-6.
Skopek MA, Perkins R. Deliberate exposure to motor vehicle exhaust gas: the psychosocial profile of attempted suicide. Aust N Z J Psychiatry. 1998 Dec;32(6):830-8.
Simon TR, Swann AC, Pwell KE, Potter LB, Kresnow M, and O’Carroll, PW. Characteristics of impulsive suicide attempts and attempters. SLTB. 2001; 32(supp): 49-59.
Williams C, Davidson J, and Montgomery I. Impulsive suicide behavior. Journal of Clinical Psychology. 1980; 36:90-94.
Wyder M, De Leo D. Behind impulsive suicide attempts: Indications from a community study. J Affect Disord. 2007 Dec;104(1-3):167-73.
Zouk H, Tousignant M, Seguin M, Lesage A, Turecki G. J. Characterization of impulsivity in suicide completers: Clinical, behavioral and psychosocial dimensions. Affect Disord 2006; ePub.