TITLE

Horizontal Violence in Nursing

AUTHOR(S)
Becher, Jennifer; Visovsky, Constance
PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
MEDSURG Nursing;Jul/Aug2012, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p210
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Horizontal or lateral violence is considered an act of aggression among nursing professionals. Horizontal violence creates a negative work environment impairing teamwork and compromising patient care. The effects of horizontal violence and strategies for prevention and management are addressed.
ACCESSION #
79279243

 

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