DETROIT
07/01/2013 09:00 am ET Updated Aug 31, 2013

Detroit Area Hospitals Fight To Stem Emergency Room Violence

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Hospitals in Metro Detroit and across the country are beefing up security to protect their workers from emergency room violence.

ER doctors and nurses are pushed, shoved, hit and even bit, according to recent research, including a six-hospital study by the head of emergency medicine for Beaumont Health System and an ongoing national survey by the Emergency Nurses Association.

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