CRICO Insights: September 2018
Top 5 most cited CRICO-funded research projects
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The impact of the 80-hour resident workweek on surgical residents and attending surgeons [citation]
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Redefining and redesigning hospital discharge to enhance patient care: a randomized controlled study [citation]
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Communication practices on four Harvard surgical services: a surgical safety collaborative [citation]
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Assessing the rates of error and adverse events in the ED [citation]
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What patients value about reading visit notes: a qualitative inquiry [citation]
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