Journal article icon

Journal article

Violence in general practice: a survey of general practitioners' views.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVE: To survey the extent of abuse and violence directed towards general practitioners during the course of their professional duties and to categorize the characteristics of such aggression. DESIGN: Retrospective survey of the views of a large sample of general practitioners by using a piloted postal questionnaire. SETTING: All medical practices in the west midlands. SUBJECTS: A total of 1093 general practitioners (40.6% of the total sample) who responded to the questionnaire. MAIN OUT...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmj.302.6772.329

Authors


Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
302
Issue:
6772
Pages:
329-332
Publication date:
1991-02-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:eefe798c-7f4e-4177-b4ff-1fc01d9d2613
Source identifiers:
223013
Local pid:
pubs:223013

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP