Journal Article
Study

Patient and visitor aggression in healthcare: a survey exploring organisational safety culture and team efficacy.

Heckemann B, Hahn S, Halfens RJG, et al. Journal of nursing management. 2019;27:1039-1046.

This online survey of nurse managers found that patient and visitor aggression remains a patient safety concern. The results highlight the importance of the physical layout and safety culture in addressing aggressive behavior and improving workplace safety for nurses.