No time for silence: speak up about abuse
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No time for silence: speak up about abuse

Lawrence Whyte Agency nurse, South Yorkshire

Allegations of mistreatment at the Edenfield Centre following a BBC investigation remind us of the responsibility all nurses have to raise and escalate concerns

The shocking allegations of mistreatment of vulnerable patients at a secure mental health unit in Manchester, which have been widely reported in the media, made me feel ashamed to be a nurse.

Nursing Standard. 37, 11, 13-13. doi: 10.7748/ns.37.11.13.s10

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