Resident doctors' experience of patient violene: An evaluation of the level of violence and associated factors at a university hospital in Turkey
Learning Areas:Advocacy for health and health education
Occupational health and safety
Social and behavioral sciences
Identify the common forms of violence toward resident doctors from patients and/or patient relatives. Explain the factors that predispose a resident doctor to violence originating from patients and/or their relatives. List ways in which workplace violence at the hospital can be controlled or prevented.
Keyword(s): Violence & Injury Prevention, Workplace
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I was directly and actively involved in the design, data collection, analysis and interpretation of this particular research on violence toward resident doctors in a university hospital in Turkey. This gave me the opportunity to master the whole research work and present on it. My supervisor for this research is experienced in research in violence and took part in a nation-wide assessment of patient violence toward health professionals conducted in Turkey in 2014.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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