General surgery residents' views on work hours regulations.

  title={General surgery residents' views on work hours regulations.},
  author={Jay M Macgregor and Robert P. Sticca},
  journal={Journal of surgical education},
  volume={67 6},
OBJECTIVE Since 2003, compliance with Accreditation Council on Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) work hours regulations has been required for United States residency training programs. Further work hours restrictions have been proposed by the Institute of Medicine (IOM). This study examines General Surgery residents' views of current work hours restrictions and proposed changes by the IOM. DESIGN An anonymous multiple-choice survey regarding work hours regulations was distributed to all US… CONTINUE READING

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