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Journal Article

Bullying: a hidden threat to patient safety.

Longo J, Hain D. Nephrology nursing journal : journal of the American Nephrology Nurses' Association. 2014;41:193-99; quiz 200.

This commentary relates how bullying and other disruptive behaviors remain a pervasive issue in health care. The authors describe its impact on safety culture and highlight six standards to help address behaviors that hinder communication and transparency.