At the crossroads of violence and aggression in the emergency department: perspectives of Australian emergency nurses

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Abstract

Objective Violence is widespread in Australian emergency departments (ED) and most prevalent at triage. The aim of the present study was to identify the causes and common acts of violence in the ED perceived by three distinct groups of nurses.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)194 - 201
Number of pages8
JournalAustralian Health Review
Volume38
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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