Workplace violence among health-care workers in emergency departments of public hospitals in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.

@article{Harthi2020WorkplaceVA,
  title={Workplace violence among health-care workers in emergency departments of public hospitals in Dammam, Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Moussa M. Harthi and Mohammed A. Olayan and Hassan A. Abugad and Moataza M. Abdel Wahab},
  journal={Eastern Mediterranean health journal = La revue de sante de la Mediterranee orientale = al-Majallah al-sihhiyah li-sharq al-mutawassit},
  year={2020},
  volume={26 12},
  pages={
          1473-1481
        }
}
Background Workplace violence is a serious occupational health problem. Emergency health-care workers have a high risk of exposure to violence with negative personal consequences. Aims To estimate the prevalence and possible associated factors of workplace violence among health-care workers in emergency departments of public hospitals in Dammam, Saudi Arabia. Methods A cross-sectional study was conducted during August to October 2018 at 4 emergency departments of public hospitals belonging… 

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