Why nurses avoid seeking help when they’re in crisis
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Why nurses avoid seeking help when they’re in crisis

Daniel Allen Health journalist

There’s been an ‘exponential’ increase in suicide attempts among nurses during the pandemic. Here’s how to help yourself or a colleague in need

In 2011, 44 nurses in England and Wales took their own lives, according to data from the Office for National Statistics (ONS).

Nursing Standard. 36, 9, 8-10. doi: 10.7748/ns.36.9.8.s6

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