Nurses seek to reduce long hours and fatigue.
Ungar L. USA Today. February 1, 2015.
This news article discusses problems associated with nurse fatigue and strategies hospitals are utilizing to prevent nursing staff from being overtired, such as paying nurses for scheduling flexibility and employingbuddy systems to check each other's work.
Hospitals cutting nurses' long shifts.
Kowalczyk L. Boston Globe. September 17, 2005:A1.
Why doesn't medical care get better when doctors rest more?
Rosenbaum L. The New Yorker: Elements. August 20, 2013.
Sleepy nurses: are we willing to accept the challenge today?
Surani S, Murphy J, Shah A. Nurs Adm Q. 2007;31:146-151.
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