The '16-hour rule': a giant step, but in which directionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School Faculty Publications
UMMS AffiliationMeyers Primary Care Institute; Department of Medicine, Division of Geriatric Medicine
Medical Subject HeadingsAdult; Fatigue; Female; Humans; Internship and Residency; Male; Patient Care; *Quality of Health Care; Surveys and Questionnaires; United States; *Work Schedule Tolerance
AbstractThe purpose of our study is to examine postgraduate year PGY-1 resident perceptions of educational and patient care experiences in the medical intensive care unit (MICU) through a survey of 2 groups completing a first year of training before and after the 16-hour rule change.
Rights and PermissionsCitation: Am J Med. 2015 Aug;128(8):922-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjmed.2015.04.022. Epub 2015 May 14. Link to article on publisher's site
Related ResourcesLink to Article in PubMed
Citation InformationJoel H. Popkin, Khaled E. Eissa, Kathleen M. Mazor and Celeste A. Lemay. "The '16-hour rule': a giant step, but in which direction" Vol. 128 Iss. 8 (2015) ISSN: 0002-9343 (Linking)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/celeste_lemay/40/