Article Abstract

Chinese doctors are under a high risk of sudden death

Authors: Zhantao Deng, Jiewen Jin, Qiying Dai, Jingxin Pan, Xiaoyan Wang, Rui Liu, Xiao Li, Yicun Wang, Qiujian Zheng


Since 2015, the Chinese health-care system reforms have been emphasizing the importance of constructing hierarchical medical system. Hierarchical medical system policy was aimed to enhance the development of primary medical care and redistribute medical resources more rationally. At present, most of patients prefer to go to tertiary hospitals, which increases the working load on doctors there.