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Zachary Meisel,, Resident Naps

  • Tuesday, 3 January 2012

In this latest column, LDI Senior Fellow, Zachary Meisel explains why medical residents SHOULD be sleeping on the job. Sleep scientists have demonstrated that naps (even as short as one hour of real sleep) can prevent performance error. One 2006 study randomly assigned medical residents to take optional naps…

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