Impact of aggression

Booth, Jean
February 2014
Australian Nursing & Midwifery Journal;Feb2014, Vol. 21 Issue 7, p35
In this article the author reflects on her experience of participating in research on aged care nurses' experiences of working with aggressive patients, offers her opinions on the research results and offers her opinions on the management of patient aggression and the impact nurses' management of aggression has on patients.


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