TITLE

Personal touch might defuse potential violence

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Healthcare Risk Management;Nov2010, Vol. 32 Issue 11, p130
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the issue of personal interactions or contact as way to reduce stress levels of patients in hospitals and family members in which the risk of violence are lowered in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
55163797

 

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