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Violence 

Violence
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Violence
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10.1093/med/9780198568988.003.0004
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date: 21 January 2020

Recognizing violence 182

Preventing violence 184

Therapeutic management of violence 186

Post-violence incident analysis and management 188

Violence risk assessment has two main timescales:

Short-term

prediction of the likelihood of imminent violence (i.e. hours or minutes).

Long-term

prediction (i.e. days, months, or years)....

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