Doctors in danger.
Reassuringly, they say that few doctors are actually killed by their patients, but, less comforting, thousands are attacked and injured. Understanding who is likely to have the urge to kill and why, could reduce attacks, according to Fishbain. He says that his work shows just how stressful being assessed for compensation can be and suggests reforms in how such decisions are made.
New Scientist 2008; 24 May: p.17.
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|Publication:||CME: Your SA Journal of CPD|
|Article Type:||Brief article|
|Date:||Aug 1, 2008|
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