Australian Adult Patient Retrieval Services
The primary aim of this study was to explore whether subscribers reported clinical practice changes as a result of reading the CC. It also compared the characteristics of subscribers who self-reported changes to clinical practice with those who did not, and explores subscribers’ perceptions of the educational value of the CC.
Many doctors work unsafe hours with extended shifts, overtime and on-call rosters. In the pursuit
of safer systems of work and improvements to standards of patient care, the issue of excessive
working hours has long been the ‘elephant in the room’.