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Doctors' Long Hours Can Increase Risk of Errors

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Doctors' Long Hours Can Increase Risk of Errors

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Doctors' Long Hours Can Increase Risk of Errors

Doctors' Long Hours Can Increase Risk of Errors

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The New England Journal of Medicine publishes a study that finds a connection between medical errors and sleep-deprived doctors. Rachel Gotbaum of member station WBUR reports.