Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams.

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STUDY OBJECTIVE The objective of this investigation is to determine time-dependent workload patterns for emergency department (ED) physician teams across work shifts. A secondary aim was to demonstrate how ED demand patterns and the timing of shift changes influence the balance of workload among a physician team. METHODS Operational measurements of an… (More)

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@article{Levin2007ShiftingTB, title={Shifting toward balance: measuring the distribution of workload among emergency physician teams.}, author={Scott R. Levin and Dominik Aronsky and Robin Hemphill and Jin Ho Han and Jason Slagle and Daniel J. France}, journal={Annals of emergency medicine}, year={2007}, volume={50 4}, pages={419-23} }