Suicide and Neurological Illnesses Post-Test

Please complete the following questions. You must score at least an 80% or higher to pass the test. You have unlimited attempts to complete the test.

1. According to the text, approximately how many people die from suicide each year in the U.S.?
 
 
 
 
2. More than ________  of people who commit suicide suffer from psychiatric disorders according to psychological autopsy reports.
 
 
 
 
3. Current or former military personnel account for ________ of all known suicides in the U.S.
 
 
 
 
4. Nock et al (2008) defined non-fatal suicidal thoughts and behaviors s all of the following EXCEPT ____.
 
 
 
 
5. Each of the follow are categories of suicidal thoughts or behaviors as defined by community surveys EXCEPT _____.
 
 
 
 
6. _______ of all suicide victims have a mood disorder at the time of death.
 
 
 
 
7. Onset of epilepsy in during ________ years of life is associated with a significant risk of suicide compared to onset _____________.
 
 
 
 
8. The etiology of depression in Multiple sclerosis patients, include ______________.
 
 
 
 
9. Suicide risk for MS patients may be particularly high ___________.
 
 
 
 
10. Palmier et al (2010) found a _________ risk of suicides among patient with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS), a disease characterized by aggressive loss of motor neurons.