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What have we learnt after 15 years of research into the 'weekend effect'?

Bray BD, Steventon A. What have we learnt after 15 years of research into the 'weekend effect'? BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(8):607-610. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005793.

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January 25, 2017
Bray BD, Steventon A. BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26:607-610.

The evidence regarding the weekend effect has been mixed. This commentary discusses the research exploring the phenomenon and the system factors that can influence consistent care quality over weekends.

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Bray BD, Steventon A. What have we learnt after 15 years of research into the 'weekend effect'? BMJ Qual Saf. 2017;26(8):607-610. doi:10.1136/bmjqs-2016-005793.