Thursday, 17 November 2016

Reasons for increasing incidents of violence in hospitals


  • changes in mental health policies that have made dangerousness a relatively more common reason for admission (as non-violent patients are more likely tobe treated in the community)

  • overcrowding

  • lack of sufficiently experienced staff

  • increased use of illegal substances.

Sunday, 6 November 2016

Psychosocial Problems/Stressors of being diabetic


  1. Restrictions of diet and activities

  2. Increased self-care needs

  3. Prospect of complications

  4. problems due to complications eg loss of sight or impotence 

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