Journal Article
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The impact of resident duty hour reform on hospital readmission rates among Medicare beneficiaries.

Press MJ; Silber JH; Rosen AK; Romano PS; Itani KM; Zhu J; Wang Y; Even-Shoshan O; Halenar MJ; Volpp KG.

The 2003 residency duty hour regulations were not associated with a change in the 30-day hospital readmission rate for Medicare patients hospitalized with common medical or surgical conditions.