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Confirmation of Candidature - Candidate : Elisa Ilarda

Development of a Violence Risk Assessment Instrument for the Emergency Department
08 DEC 2021
9.30 AM - 11.00 AM

Violence in healthcare is recognised to be a serious problem world-wide. Emergency Departments (ED) are recognised to be the highest risk area for violence in this setting (Lee, 2001). Processes to assess risk of violence have so far shown a limited level of empirical validation (Cabilan, et al., 2020). The purpose of this study is to develop an evidence based violence risk assessment for routine use in the ED’s.

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