Journal article icon

Journal article

UK doctors' views on the implementation of the European Working Time Directive as applied to medical practice: a qualitative analysis.

Abstract:

OBJECTIVES: To report on what doctors at very different levels of seniority wrote, in their own words, about their concerns about the European Working Time Directive (EWTD) and its implementation in the National Health Service (NHS). DESIGN: All medical school graduates from 1993, 2005 and 2009 were surveyed by post and email in 2010. SETTING: The UK. METHODS: Using qualitative methods, we analysed free-text responses made in 2010, towards the end of the first year of full EWTD implementation...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmjopen-2013-004390

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Population Health
Role:
Author
Journal:
BMJ open
Volume:
4
Issue:
2
Pages:
e004390
Publication date:
2014-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
2044-6055
ISSN:
2044-6055
URN:
uuid:1aeb4341-f0ac-4592-93d6-7b9d41a4227a
Source identifiers:
447759
Local pid:
pubs:447759
Language:
English

Terms of use


Metrics


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP