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Publication Type: Risk Alert
Single or Multiple Incident: Multiple
Date: 1/1/2020 12:00:00 AM
Country: Hong Kong

This alert describes six patients (2 male and 4 female patients, aged between 51 and 67) had committed suicide: two by jumping from height during home leave and two after found missing; one by suffocation with face towel; and one by electrocution. Each incident is described in the alert. Two recommendations for prevention of these fatal incidents are provided.

Additional Details

face towel, scissors, electric wires, electric bed

Inpatient Suicide