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Document ID (ISN)109415
CIS number 09-496
ISBN(s) 978-90-5740-097-1
Year 2007
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Callaghan P., Nijman H., Palmstierna T., Oud N.
Title Violence in clinical psychiatry
Bibliographic information Kavanah, Eemster 2, 7991 PP Dwingeloo, The Netherlands, 2007. 383p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Proceedings of a conference on violence in clinical psychiatry held in Amsterdam, the Netherlands, 25-27 October 2007. Several papers concerned the safety, health and training of the staff: prevention of post-traumatic stress reaction in staff following a patient assault; training programme in the management of violence in a Hong Kong hospital; training in managing aggression among nurses in several countries; literature review on management of violence; ward safety perceptions by nurses in several countries; interactions between nurses and patients in terms of predisposition to violence; violence toward heath care staff in Turkey.
Descriptors (primary) mental health; hospitals; violence; psychological and psychiatric services; health care personnel
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; safety training in industry; conference; traumatic neurosis
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Country / State or ProvinceNetherlands
Subject(s) Commerce, services, offices
Broad subject area(s) Stress, psychosocial factors
Browse category(ies) Health care services
Mental health
Violence
Psychological factors
Violence and terrorism
Occupational health services