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Table 2 Prevalence of psychological violence

From: Psychological violence against general practitioners and nurses in Chinese township hospitals: incidence and implications

Violence type During career During past 36 months During past 12 months
GPs (442) Nurses (398) GPs (436) Nurses (383) GPs (442) Nurses (398)
N % N % N % N % N % N %
Verbal abuse 171 38.69 215 54.02 132 30.28 168 43.86 124 28.05 161 40.45
Yi Nao 102 23.08 116 29.15 75 17.20 77 20.10 66 14.93 77 19.35
Threat 90 20.36 110 27.64 73 16.74 88 22.98 61 13.80 78 19.60
Verbal sexual harassment 68 15.38 104 26.13 48 11.01 75 19.58 45 10.18 57 14.32
Sex harassment 38 8.60 62 15.58 32 7.34 44 11.49 27 6.11 37 9.30
Any type of violence 198 44.80 229 57.54 164 37.61 207 54.04 153 34.62 180 45.23