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Front line health care workers at risk of assault

Health care workers such as nurses and paramedics are at increased risk of violence and physical assault from patients, according to a new report.

The study, conducted by the American Nurses Association, shows that the number of nurses who fear for their safety while at work has jumped significantly in recent years.

Airplay's house doctor Brian Goldman has looked at the study. Click on the link below to hear him speak with Dave about the report's findings.

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