Patient safety, resident sleep do not appear to differ with flexible vs. standard duty hours | ACP Hospitalist Weekly | ACP Hospitalist
Sixty-three U.S. internal medicine residency programs were randomly assigned to follow standard duty-hour policies mandating 16-hour shifts and an 80-hour workweek, or flexible policies, with an 80-hour workweek but no limits on shift length or
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Residents' burnout, exhaustion and debt affect their medical learning | ACP Hospitalist Weekly | ACP Hospitalist
Burnout and educational debt are associated with lower scores among residents taking the Internal Medicine In-Training Examination (IM-ITE). And some of the lower-scoring students are unable to catch up with their peers by the end of residency,