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Key Literature in Medical Education (KeyLIME) is a weekly podcast produced by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.

We bring you the main points of a medical education article in under half a hour! Articles that are important, innovative, or will impact your educational practice are discussed. Earn MOC credits under Section 2 for each podcast.  

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Apr 10, 2018

In this episode Jason discusses a paper on inflexible duty-hours in residency programs and how they adversely affect the training of physicians.

Authors: S.V. Desai, D.A. Asch, L.M. Bellini, K.H. Chaiyachati, M. Liu, A.L. Sternberg, Tonascia, A.M. Yeager, J.M. Asch, J.T. Katz, M. Basner, D.W. Bates, K.Y. Bilimoria, D.F. Dinges, O. Even‑Shoshan, D.M. Shade, J.H. Silber, D.S. Small, K.G. Volpp, and J.A. Shea.

Publication details:  2018 Mar 20. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1800965. [Epub ahead of print] PubMed Link

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