Violence against emergency department employees and the attitude of employees towards violence

Cikriklar H. İ. , Yurumez Y., Gungor B., Askin R., Yucel M., Baydemir C.

HONG KONG MEDICAL JOURNAL, vol.22, no.5, pp.464-471, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 22 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.12809/hkmj154714
  • Title of Journal : HONG KONG MEDICAL JOURNAL
  • Page Numbers: pp.464-471


Introduction: This study was conducted to evaluate the occurrence of violent incidents in the workplace among the various professional groups working in the emergency department. We characterised the types of violence encountered by different occupation groups and the attitude of individuals working in different capacities.