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  • Date
    2013-02-22
  • Title
    Patient and visitor assault on nurse and midwives: An exploratory study of employer 'protective' factors
  • Journal

    International Journal of Mental Health Nursing
  • Publisher
    John Wiley & Sons
  • Year
    2012
  • Author
    Farrell GA, Shafiei T and Chan S-P
  • Description
    "The present study is part of a larger survey that explored nurses' and midwives' experiences of PVA using the Department of Human Services, Victoria (2007) definition of occupational violence and bullying. Participants were asked about the presence of ‘protective’ factors in their workplace and the importance of having these factors to prevent and manage workplace aggression. " (extract from abstract)
  • Categories
    Work Environment
  • Keywords
    violence, assault, prevention, mental health, Australia
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