Journal Article
Commentary

An appeal for evidence-based resident duty hours reform.

Khoong EC; Linker AS.

The impact of reductions in resident duty hours has been a topic of debate for decades. This commentary reviews the evidence applied to determine ACGME work hour policies. The authors call for a more robust process to design policies that affect the safety of patient care. A recent PSNet perspective describes the latest ACGME duty hour revisions.