Northumberland, Tyne and Wear NHS Trust have responded to figures released under the Freedom of Information Act that show the trust recorded 923 incidents of face-down restraint.
Reasons for restraint can include a patient being violent or aggressive to either themselves or others with a small percentage of patients requiring high levels of restraint due to the complex nature of their illness.
Analysis of our figures has shown that a small group of less than 50 patients, who demonstrate very complex and high-risk behaviours, account for over two thirds of the recorded incidents of restraint.
More top news
It will be the coldest night of the year - freezing with widespread ice.
The Golden Globes nominations have been revealed with the Shape Of Water leading the field with seven nods, including best picture.
The Met Office has extended its yellow weather warnings for snow and ice to cover vast swathes of the country.