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Attitudes and knowledge of clinical staff regarding people who self-harm: a systematic review.

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BACKGROUND: The attitudes held by clinical staff towards people who harm themselves, together with their knowledge about self-harm, are likely to influence their clinical practice and hence the experiences and outcomes of patients. Our aim was to systematically review the nature of staff attitudes towards people who engage in self-harm, including the factors that influence them, and the impact of training on attitudes, knowledge and behaviour of staff. METHODS AND FINDINGS: A comprehensive s...

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10.1016/j.jad.2011.08.024

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Saunders, KE More by this author
Fortune, S More by this author
Farrell, S More by this author
Journal:
Journal of affective disorders
Volume:
139
Issue:
3
Pages:
205-216
Publication date:
2012-08-05
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EISSN:
1573-2517
ISSN:
0165-0327
URN:
uuid:9d2cc71d-fa90-4fa4-858b-469102a7aac9
Source identifiers:
177236
Local pid:
pubs:177236

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