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Table 5 Patterns of violence observed over the 12 months preceding the survey in the Health Center Complex.

From: Patterns of perceptions of workplace violence in the Portuguese health care sector

Type of violence Self was victim of violence Self witnessed violence against other health professionals
Any type 133 (60%)  
Physical 7 (3%) 7 (4%)
Against property 32 (15%)  
Psychological 117 (54%)  
Verbal 111 (51%) 113 (55%)
Bullying / Mobbing 50 (23%) 41 (20%)
Discrimination 9 (4%) 11 (5%)
Sexual 2 (1%) 1 (0,5%)