Journal Article

Discharge rounds in the 80-hour workweek: importance of the trauma nurse practitioner.

Haan JM, Dutton RP, Willis M, et al. The Journal of trauma. 2007;63:339-43.

This study demonstrated success in preserving important administrative measures, including length of stay and patient volume, by using a nurse practitioner (rather than a physician trainee) to participate in multidisciplinary rounds.