Author | Bruce Fage, MD

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Mini Quiz: Physical Assault in the Clinical Setting

September 25, 2019

Verbal de-escalation involves validating a patient’s experience, establishing a collaborative relationship, and finding solutions to ensure the patient’s needs are met. More in this quiz.

Assault in the Medical Setting: 3 Stages of Violence

April 28, 2017

When clinicians work without ready access to a security team or environmental safety protocols, early recognition is crucial to preventing or avoiding those rare occasions when behavior problems escalate.

Practical Tips for Managing the Agitated Patient: Avoiding Violence in the Clinical Setting

February 27, 2017

How could this have happened? What could you do to keep yourself and your team safe from another code white?