Reassessment of Violence Against Emergency Physicians
Omar, H., Yue, R., Amen, A., et al. (2018). Reassessment of Violence Against Emergency Physicians. Annals of Emergency Medicine. 72(4S).
The authors compared the results of two surveys to determine how rates of violence against emergency physicians have changed between 2005 and 2018. Nearly 80% of respondents had been threatened by a patient and 71% had witnessed others being assaulted.