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ACGME considers extending first-year resident shifts to 28 hours

By Maria Castellucci  |  February 06, 2017
ACGME considers extending first-year resident shifts to 28 hours

The Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education will soon decide on a controversial proposal that will allow first-year residents to work 28-hour shifts, up from the 16-hour shift cap currently in place.

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