Researchers defend ‘unethical’ med-student work-hour study

A recent article by Sabriya Rice in Modern Healthcare profiles a contested medical student work hour study:

“The key piece is that we just have never had prospective, randomized high-level evidence to inform our decisionmaking,” said Dr. Karl Bilimoria, vice chair for quality in the surgery department at Northwestern University’s Feinberg School of Medicine. “That’s why these trials are so important.”

You can read the full article at Modern Healthcare.