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Document ID (ISN)109420
CIS number 09-498
ISBN(s) 978-90-5740-088-9
Year 2008
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Needham I., Kingma M., O'Brian-Pallas L., McKenna K., Tucker R., Oud N.
Title Workplace violence in the health sector
Bibliographic information Kavanah, Eemster 2, 7991 PP Dwingeloo, The Netherlands, 2008. 384p. Illus. Bibl.ref.
Abstract Proceedings of a conference on workplace violence in the health care sector held in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 22-24 October 2008. Papers are grouped into chapters addressing the following issues: keynotes; economic aspects and implications of workplace violence; gender aspects; legal and ethical aspects; epidemiology, patterns and trends; policies and operational strategies; scientific aspects; social and psychological aspects; staff training and education.
Descriptors (primary) mental health; violence; health care personnel; hospitals
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; legal aspects; epidemiology; psychology and sociology; ethics; sex-linked differences; conference; safety training in industry; economic aspects
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) Mental health
Ethical issues
Health care services
Violence and terrorism
Psychological factors