Violence in health care: a strategic approach

Nurse Pract Forum. 1995 Jun;6(2):120-9.


This article describes the problems of violence in the health care workplace. Methods are presented that can be used to analyze the factors that contribute to assaults on staff, to assess the type of violent event, and to develop prevention strategies.

MeSH terms

  • Health Occupations*
  • Humans
  • Occupational Health*
  • Security Measures
  • United States
  • United States Occupational Safety and Health Administration
  • Violence*
  • Workplace*