Reduction in the use of seclusion in a high secure hospital: A retrospective analysis
作者: Inti QurashiDes JohnsonJenny ShawBen Johnson
作者单位: 1Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Ashworth Hospital , Liverpool, UK
2 Deputy Service Manager, Ashworth Hospital , Liverpool, UK
3 Consultant Forensic Psychiatrist, Guild Lodge Regional Secure Unit , Preston, UK
4 Consultant Psychiatrist, Ashworth Hospital , Liverpool, UK
刊名: Journal of Psychiatric Intensive Care, 2010, Vol.6 (2), pp.109-115
来源数据库: Cambridge University Press Journal
DOI: 10.1017/S174264640999015X
原始语种摘要: Abstract Specific concerns have been raised about seclusion use within mental health services. However, it has been reported that one of the potential consequences of reduced seclusion use is an increase in assaults on either clinical staff or patients. In a high secure hospital a number of measures were implemented as part of a clinical governance programme. These measures will be described. Data on all episodes of seclusion and adverse incidents over a five year period was analysed. The results demonstrate a progressive and sustained reduction in seclusion use with over a sixty percent reduction in the number of seclusion episodes. We found no increase in adverse incidents in conjunction with the reduction in seclusion use. The results of this analysis demonstrate that reductions in...
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  • 意志 说明
  • seclusion 闭塞
  • secure 安全的
  • analysis 分析
  • conjunction 连测
  • hospital 医院
  • reduction 减少
  • governance 统治方式
  • demonstrate 说明
  • will 说明
  • measures 层组