The new recommendations on duty hours from the ACGME Task Force.

@article{Nasca2010TheNR,
  title={The new recommendations on duty hours from the ACGME Task Force.},
  author={Thomas J. Nasca and Susan H Day and E. Stephen Amis},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={363 2},
  pages={e3}
}
In July 2003 the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) enacted resident duty-hour standards for all accredited programs that sought to integrate limits on resident hours within the larger set of ACGME standards. The aim of these standards was to promote highquality learning and safe care in teaching institutions.1 When the standards were established, the ACGME promised the profession that it would revisit them in 5 years. The educational community and the public have… CONTINUE READING
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