Department of Health

Restrictive Interventions in Victorian Emergency Departments: a review of current clinical practice

This report summarises the Emergency department presentations in five hospitals over 2016, the Code Greys that occurred in those departments and the restrictive interventions used on patients. The Alfred, Ballarat, Dandenong, Geelong and Royal Melbourne hospitals were chosen to represent the Emergency department management of highly agitated patients and the interventions required.


Research and reports
Date published
12 Mar 2019
29 pages
Available format

Reviewed 13 March 2019

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