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No substitute for experience: do consultants that have been practising for longer lead faster post-take medical ward rounds?

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AIM: To ascertain whether consultants that have been practising for longer lead faster post-take medical ward rounds. METHOD: Single-centre observational study of nine consultant physicians at morning post-take medical ward rounds at a district general hospital in the North West of London. RESULTS: Data were gathered from 25 post-take medical ward rounds. Multivariate regression analysis revealed that less time is spent per patient when consultants have been practising for longer (p<0.01),...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Accepted manuscript

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MPLS, Statistics
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Rila Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Acute Medicine Journal website
Volume:
12
Issue:
3
Pages:
141-145
Publication date:
2013-07-05
EISSN:
1747-4892
ISSN:
1747-4884
URN:
uuid:43751d87-bc38-493d-9b33-4dd9f2e17cfa
Source identifiers:
436298
Local pid:
pubs:436298

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