Violence in the NHS


How healthcare staff can handle violence and confrontation.

SKU: 2869
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Producer: University of Leeds
Year Produced: 1987
Running time: 38 minutes
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This programme provides training for healthcare staff in ways of handling confrontation and violence. Scenes involve patients, their relatives, their friends and other staff members. Incidents portrayed range from a patient with extreme post-anaesthetic reaction, through a fight in an accident and emergency department, to a staff/patient confrontation.

Made in 1987 this film reflects the cultural attitudes and language of the time it was made. The issues raised are timeless.

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