The effect at one teaching hospital of interns' workloads on the satisfaction of their patients.

@article{Griffith1998TheEA,
  title={The effect at one teaching hospital of interns' workloads on the satisfaction of their patients.},
  author={Charles H. Griffith and John F. Wilson and Eugene C. Rich},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  year={1998},
  volume={73 4},
  pages={427-9}
}
PURPOSE To explore whether the amount of workload of first-year residents (interns) affects the satisfaction of their patients. METHOD The authors collected data from January through May 1995 for 145 patients admitted to Lexinton Veterans Affairs Medical Center with the primary diagnosis of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) or congestive heart… CONTINUE READING