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dc.contributor.authorAbozaid, Dena Ali
dc.contributor.authorMomen, Mohamed
dc.contributor.authorEzz, Nahla Fawzy Abou El
dc.contributor.authorAhmed, Hanaa Abdelhakiem
dc.contributor.authorAl-Tehewy, Mahi Mahmoud
dc.contributor.authorEl-Setouhy, Maged
dc.contributor.authorEl-Shinawi, Mohamed
dc.contributor.authorHirshon, Jon Mark
dc.contributor.authorHoussinie, Moustafa El
dc.date.accessioned2022-03-25T13:27:14Z
dc.date.available2022-03-25T13:27:14Z
dc.date.issued2022-03-18
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10713/18353
dc.description.abstractBackground: Workplace violence (WPV) has been recognized as a major occupational hazard worldwide. Healthcare professions are particularly at a higher risk of WPV. Patients and their relatives are commonly the most common perpetrators for WPV against physicians. Trainings on the universal precautions of violence, how to effectively anticipate, recognize and manage potentially violent situation is recommended by OSHA as a part of a written, effective, comprehensive, and interactive WPV prevention program. Objective: To implement and evaluate the effectiveness of a training session delivered to nurses. The training session aimed to increase nurses' ability to identify potentially violent situations and to effectively manage these situations in a teaching hospital in Egypt. Methodology: A total of 99 nurses attended the training sessions. Confidence in coping with aggressive patient scale, along with nurses' attitudes toward WPV, were used to assess the effectiveness of the training sessions. Results: Nurses' perceived confidence to deal with aggression increased after attending the training sessions. Nurses' attitudes toward WPV positively changed after attending the training session. Conclusion and recommendations: Increasing awareness of the problem among healthcare professions as well as the public is warranted. Violence prevention program with a zero-tolerance policy is warranted.en_US
dc.description.urihttps://doi.org/10.1186/s12912-022-00828-yen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherSpringer Natureen_US
dc.relation.ispartofBMC Nursingen_US
dc.rights© 2022. The Author(s).en_US
dc.subjectAggressionen_US
dc.subjectHealthcareen_US
dc.subjectHospitalsen_US
dc.subjectOccupational Violenceen_US
dc.subjectTrainingen_US
dc.titlePatient and visitor aggression de-escalation training for nurses in a teaching hospital in Cairo, Egypt.en_US
dc.typeArticleen_US
dc.identifier.doi10.1186/s12912-022-00828-y
dc.identifier.pmid35300672
dc.source.journaltitleBMC nursing
dc.source.volume21
dc.source.issue1
dc.source.beginpage63
dc.source.endpage
dc.source.countryEngland


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