Rise in violent patients

14 October, 2019 / editorial

The Dental Defence Union has seen an increase in dental professionals wanting advice or support on how to deal with violent or aggressive patients. In the five years 2014-2018, the DDU supported members with 118 cases involving harassment or threatening and aggressive behaviour directed at dental professionals or practice staff.

Tags: DDU / Defence / dental / Patient / Violence

Categories: News

Comments are closed here.

Scottish Dental magazine