Title

Emergency Medicine Residents' Perspectives on Patient Safety and Duty Hours

Document Type

Letter to the Editor

Publication Date

3-2015

Abstract

In 2003, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education implemented standards on duty hours, to promote resident learning and patient safety. In 2008, the Institute of Medicine released a report “Resident Duty Hours: Enhancing Sleep, Supervision, and Safety.” In 2011, the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education implemented additional regulations on duty hours and supervision.

DOI

10.1016/j.ajem.2014.11.037