Patient Safety: Fatigue Among Clinicians and the Safety of Patients

N Engl J Med. 2002 Oct 17;347(16):1249-55. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa020846.

Publication types

  • Research Support, U.S. Gov't, Non-P.H.S.

MeSH terms

  • Cost-Benefit Analysis
  • Fatigue*
  • Health Personnel
  • Hospital Administration*
  • Humans
  • Internship and Residency*
  • Medical Errors / prevention & control
  • Organizational Culture
  • Organizational Policy*
  • Personnel Staffing and Scheduling / organization & administration
  • Personnel Staffing and Scheduling / standards
  • Safety*
  • Sleep Deprivation
  • United States
  • Workload / standards*