Iranian nurses' experiences of aggression in psychiatric wards: a qualitative study.

@article{Moghadam2013IranianNE,
  title={Iranian nurses' experiences of aggression in psychiatric wards: a qualitative study.},
  author={Malek Fereidooni Moghadam and Mehrnoosh Pazargadi and Masoud Fallahi Khoshknab},
  journal={Issues in mental health nursing},
  year={2013},
  volume={34 10},
  pages={765-71}
}
Aggression from psychiatric patients is a constant problem for care providers that causes major problems in the therapeutic environment, and may have negative effects on the quality of care. Since recognition of aggression with regard to cultural background leads to better control of aggression in the psychiatric wards, this study has been done to clarify Iranian nurses' experiences of aggression in psychiatric wards. A qualitative content analysis study was conducted to explore experiences of… CONTINUE READING