Attitudes of nursing home residents’ relatives towards physical restraints in Germany

Herbert Mayer, Gabriele Bartoszek, Nina Kolbe, Steve Strupeit, Antonie Haut & Gabriele Meyer
Introduction: Attitudes of nursing home staff, residents and their relatives determine the decision making process about the use of physical restraints. Knowledge on staffs’ attitude towards physical restraints is sparse. Even less is known about relatives’ attitudes. We conducted a survey[for full text, please go to the a.m. URL]