Aggression Management Education for Acute Care Nurses: What's the Evidence?

  • Margo A. Halm
  • Published 2017 in
    American journal of critical care : an official…

Abstract

Workplace violence—any threat or act of physical violence, harassment, intimidation, or other threatening behavior1—is a serious problem worldwide.2 Health care workers have an increased risk of workplace violence compared with workers in private industry.3 Nurses are the most common victims,4-6 and patients are the main perpetrators (however, visitors and… (More)
DOI: 10.4037/ajcc2017984

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