TITLE

Physician, protect thyself

AUTHOR(S)
Sibbald, Barbara
PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/20/98, Vol. 159 Issue 8, p987
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on what physicians can do to protect themselves and their coworkers from violence. Examples of assaults against physicians in Canada; Theories on why this violence is occurring; The need for more physician training in confronting violent patients; Steps physicians can take; The importance of security at home. INSET: `Be prepared for the worst'.
ACCESSION #
1214997

 

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