Expectations of Care, Perceived Safety, and Anxiety following Acute Behavioural Disturbance in the Emergency Department

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Objective. We explored perspectives of emergency department users (patients and visitors) regarding the management of acute behavioural disturbances in the emergency department and whether these disturbances influenced their levels of anxiety. Methods. Emergency department patients and visitors were surveyed using the State-Trait Anxiety Inventory, and a… (More)
DOI: 10.1155/2011/165738

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@inproceedings{Lim2011ExpectationsOC, title={Expectations of Care, Perceived Safety, and Anxiety following Acute Behavioural Disturbance in the Emergency Department}, author={Magdalen Lim and Tracey Joy Weiland and Marie Frances Gerdtz and Andrew Dent}, booktitle={Emergency medicine international}, year={2011} }