Posted by Dr. Jane Doe.
I'm on the nightshift at the moment. Here in New Zealand junior docs... exhausted pituitary.
The nightshift system, while INFINITELY better for doctors, and DEFINITELY better...
I've just come off of five consecutive nightshifts in a row. I started Friday night... of decreased exposure to sunlight on nightshift workers. Apparently, we are at a higher risk for cancer...
Working nightshift wears me out. We do a lot of “swing shifts” from days (7a-7p) to mids (10a-10p) to nights (7p-7a). Fortunately, in-house rules exist as to how we structure our schedule...
My nightshifts ended on Friday morning. The whole week was horribly busier than normal... with him...which was pretty unusual on a busy nightshift.
Oh well, that aside, he is a great reg to work...
Well I am in between nightshifts.I want to thank all the comments that cheered... is sunshine, which i dont see a lot of during the night.
I cant wait to finish these night duties...
Beware the nightshifts!by
Michelle LinNightshifts in the Emergency Department are not just shifts when it's dark outside. They are wrought with risk. Thanks to the folks over at RN Central for this eye-opening infographic
to the side. We have determined that the nightshift is exactly that, too - a watch and not a sleep session...Last night, Brian was awake again... all night. He slept from around 10am to 2:30 or so on Saturday...