LETHALITY SCALE

A list of criteria used to predict how probable suicide or attempted suicide is in patients. There are a variety of scales which take into account a plethora of different factors from age to gender.

LETHALITY SCALE: "Comparing a teacher to shark trainer, the latter would be much lower down on a lethality scale when compared."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "LETHALITY SCALE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/lethality-scale/ (accessed August 24, 2019).
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