February 6, 2014

Zero Tolerance: Does it Work for Nursing?

A zero tolerance approach to violence and aggression has been widely adopted in healthcare but health professionals must be flexible in how they tackle such situations, says Nursing Times. Gerald A Farrell, professor of nursing, La Trobe University, Melbourne, Australia and Peter Salmon is professor of clinical psychology, University of Liverpool examine the zero tolerance policy and how approrpiate it is in managing challeging behaviour.

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