Richard Whittington

Summary

Affiliation: University of Liverpool
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Evaluation of behavioral changes and subjective distress after exposure to coercive inpatient interventions
    Irina Georgieva
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus, MC, Rotterdam 3000 CAPO Box 2040, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:54. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal trends in using physical interventions to manage aggression and self-harm in mental health services
    Richard Whittington
    Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool, Thompson Yates Building, The Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 63:488-92. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Luck L, Jackson D & Usher K (2008) Innocent or culpable? Meanings that emergency department nurses ascribe to individual acts of violence. Journal of Clinical Nursing 17, 1071-1078
    Richard Whittington
    Health and Community Care Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:2235-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Approval ratings of inpatient coercive interventions in a national sample of mental health service users and staff in England
    Richard Whittington
    School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool, Thompson Yates Bldg, The Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 60:792-8. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward patient aggression amongst mental health nurses in the 'zero tolerance' era: associations with burnout and length of experience
    Richard Whittington
    Department of Nursing, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Clin Nurs 11:819-25. 2002
  6. doi request reprint Physical restraint in a therapeutic setting; a necessary evil?
    Elizabeth Perkins
    Health and Community Care Research Unit, University of Liverpool, UK
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:43-9. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Causes and management of patient aggression and violence: staff and patient perspectives
    Joy Duxbury
    Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Adv Nurs 50:469-78. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient restraint positions in a psychiatric inpatient service
    David Riley
    Management of Violence and Aggression Service, Mersey Care NHS Trust
    Nurs Times 102:42-5. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Aggression towards health care staff in a UK general hospital: variation among professions and departments
    Sue Winstanley
    Faculty of Health and Applied Social Sciences, Psychology and Speech and Language Therapy, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:3-10. 2004

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Publications9

  1. pmc Evaluation of behavioral changes and subjective distress after exposure to coercive inpatient interventions
    Irina Georgieva
    Department of Psychiatry, Erasmus, MC, Rotterdam 3000 CAPO Box 2040, The Netherlands
    BMC Psychiatry 12:54. 2012
    ..Therefore we compared ratings of effectiveness and subjective distress by 125 inpatients across four types of coercive interventions...
  2. doi request reprint Longitudinal trends in using physical interventions to manage aggression and self-harm in mental health services
    Richard Whittington
    Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool, Thompson Yates Building, The Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, UK
    Psychiatr Serv 63:488-92. 2012
    ..This study sought to examine patterns of coercive physical intervention in relation to repeated episodes of aggression by particular patients...
  3. ncbi request reprint Commentary on Luck L, Jackson D & Usher K (2008) Innocent or culpable? Meanings that emergency department nurses ascribe to individual acts of violence. Journal of Clinical Nursing 17, 1071-1078
    Richard Whittington
    Health and Community Care Research Unit, School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Clin Nurs 17:2235-7. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Approval ratings of inpatient coercive interventions in a national sample of mental health service users and staff in England
    Richard Whittington
    School of Health Sciences, University of Liverpool, Thompson Yates Bldg, The Quadrangle, Liverpool L69 3GB, United Kingdom
    Psychiatr Serv 60:792-8. 2009
    ..This study sought to ascertain the degree to which psychiatric inpatients and staff approved of various coercive measures commonly used in acute inpatient care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Attitudes toward patient aggression amongst mental health nurses in the 'zero tolerance' era: associations with burnout and length of experience
    Richard Whittington
    Department of Nursing, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK
    J Clin Nurs 11:819-25. 2002
    ..Nurse attitudes to patient aggression therefore are complex and do not necessarily equate with an approach of 'zero tolerance'...
  6. doi request reprint Physical restraint in a therapeutic setting; a necessary evil?
    Elizabeth Perkins
    Health and Community Care Research Unit, University of Liverpool, UK
    Int J Law Psychiatry 35:43-9. 2012
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  7. ncbi request reprint Causes and management of patient aggression and violence: staff and patient perspectives
    Joy Duxbury
    Department of Nursing, University of Central Lancashire, Preston PR1 2HE, UK
    J Adv Nurs 50:469-78. 2005
    ..This paper reports a study of staff and patient perspectives on the causes of patient aggression and the way it is managed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Patient restraint positions in a psychiatric inpatient service
    David Riley
    Management of Violence and Aggression Service, Mersey Care NHS Trust
    Nurs Times 102:42-5. 2006
    ..The following study attempts to identify clinical variables that may make physical restraint in a particular position more likely...
  9. ncbi request reprint Aggression towards health care staff in a UK general hospital: variation among professions and departments
    Sue Winstanley
    Faculty of Health and Applied Social Sciences, Psychology and Speech and Language Therapy, De Montfort University, Leicester, UK
    J Clin Nurs 13:3-10. 2004
    ..In addition, studies often fail to include all forms of aggression such as threatening behaviour and verbal aggression...