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One in two hospital docs working unsafe hours

One in two hospital doctors are working dangerously long hours, but mandating maximum work times is not the answer, according to the AMA. The national doctors’ association’s latest survey of salaried doctors and doctors-in-training found 53% are working hours that put them at risk of fatigue, with those working in intensive care, surgery, obstetrics and gynaecology ...

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