Impact of the 80-hour workweek on patient care at a level I trauma center


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Salim A., Teixeira P. G. R. , Chan L., Oncel D. , Inaba K., Brown C., ...More

ARCHIVES OF SURGERY, vol.142, no.8, pp.708-712, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 142 Issue: 8
  • Publication Date: 2007
  • Doi Number: 10.1001/archsurg.142.8.708
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVES OF SURGERY
  • Page Numbers: pp.708-712

Abstract

Hypothesis: The 80-hour workweek limitation for surgical residents is associated with an increase in mortality and complication rates among adult trauma surgical patients.