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Chen PW. New York Times. April 18, 2013.
This newspaper article examines how duty hour restrictions have not necessarily led to trainees getting more sleep but have resulted in trainees needing to do more work in less time.
Why doesn't medical care get better when doctors rest more?
Rosenbaum L. The New Yorker: Elements. August 20, 2013.
Duty-hour limits and patient care and resident outcomes: can high-quality studies offer insight into complex relationships?
Philibert I, Nasca T, Brigham T, Shapiro J. Annu Rev Med. 2013;64:467-483.
Residency schedule, burnout and patient care among first-year residents.
Block L, Wu AW, Feldman L, Yeh HC, Desai SV. Postgrad Med J. 2013;89:495-500.
Some doctors questioning whether shorter shifts for interns are endangering patients.
Boodman SG. Kaiser Health News. July 9, 2013.
Brigham and Women's airing medical mistakes.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. April 9, 2013.
Duty-hours monitoring revisited: self-report may not be adequate.
Buum HA, Duran-Nelson AM, Menk J, Nixon LJ. Am J Med. 2013;126:362-365.
Healing the hospital hierarchy.
Brown T. New York Times. March 17, 2013:SR5.
The 2011 duty-hour requirements—a survey of residency program directors.
Drolet BC, Khokhar MT, Fischer SA. N Engl J Med. 2013;368:694-697.
Professionalism in the era of duty hours: time for a shift change?
Arora VM, Farnan JM, Humphrey HJ. JAMA. 2012;308:2195-2196.
Genome detectives solve a hospital's deadly outbreak.
Kolata G. New York Times. August 22, 2012.
Teaching hospital financial status and patient outcomes following ACGME duty hour reform.
Navathe AS, Silber JH, Small DS, et al. Health Serv Res. 2013;48:476-498.
Behind one hospital's fight against deadly infection.
Landro L. Wall Street Journal. June 5, 2012;D1.
Duty hours, quality of care, and patient safety: general surgery resident perceptions.
Borman KR, Jones AT, Shea JA. J Am Coll Surg. 2012;215:70-77.
Revisiting duty-hour limits — IOM recommendations for patient safety and resident education.
Iglehart JK. N Engl J Med. 2008;359:2633-2635.
To reduce patient falls, hospitals try alarms, more nurses.
Ryan J. All Things Considered. National Public Radio. October 16, 2013.
CA sitting on millions in hospital fines.
Clark C. HealthLeaders Media. August 7, 2014.
VA punished critics on staff, doctors assert.
Lichtblau E. New York Times. June 15, 2014.
When medical students make errors.
Khullar D. New York Times. May 15, 2014.
To make hospitals less deadly, a dose of data.
Rosenberg T. New York Times. December 4, 2013.
How many die from medical mistakes in US hospitals?
Allen M. ProPublica. September 19, 2013.
With money at risk, hospitals push staff to wash hands.
Hartcollis A. New York Times. May 29, 2013:A18.
Lessons from America's safest hospitals.
Howard B. AARP The Magazine. April/May 2013;56:46-50,52,71.
At Bellevue, a desperate fight to ensure the patients' safety.
Hartocollis A, Bernstein N. New York Times. November 2, 2012:A1.
How to Make Your Hospital Stay Safer and Cheaper: A Checklist.
Kane J. PBS NewsHour. October 23, 2012.
The effects of a mid-day nap on the neurocognitive performance of first-year medical residents: a controlled interventional pilot study.
Amin MM, Graber M, Ahmad K, et al. Acad Med. 2012;87:1428-1433.
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