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Journal Article

Silent witnesses: faculty reluctance to report medical students' professionalism lapses.

Ziring D, Frankel RM, Danoff D, et al. Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges. 2018;93:1700-1706.

Unprofessional and disruptive behavior among health care personnel can adversely impact safety, but reporting and addressing such behavior remains challenging. In this mixed-methods study, researchers identify barriers faculty may face when reporting student lapses in professionalism.