Guidance moves away from the use of physical restraint
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Guidance moves away from the use of physical restraint

Hélène Mulholland Freelance journalist

An update on how staff deal with violent patients focuses on de-escalation techniques, says Hélène Mulholland

THE USE of restrictive interventions in mental health nursing is a regrettable part of the job, but when violence and aggression occur, nurses must act.

Mental Health Practice. 18, 10, 8-9. doi: 10.7748/mhp.18.10.8.s8

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