Readers’ panel - Will seeking samples from people who bite or spit at nurses make a bad situation worse?
Pete Hawkins Emergency department staff nurse, Bristol
Daniel Athey @danjathey Charge nurse, An acute medical unit in Sheffield
Liz Charalambous @lizcharalambou Staff nurse and PhD student, Nottingham
Jane Scullion @JaneScullion Respiratory nurse consultant, Leicester
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