Burnout Among U.S. Medical Students, Residents, and Early Career Physicians Relative to the General U.S. Population

@article{Dyrbye2014BurnoutAU,
  title={Burnout Among U.S. Medical Students, Residents, and Early Career Physicians Relative to the General U.S. Population},
  author={Liselotte N. Dyrbye and Colin P. West and Daniel V. Satele and Sonja Boone and Litjen Tan and Jeff Sloan and Tait D. Shanafelt},
  journal={Academic Medicine},
  year={2014},
  volume={89},
  pages={443–451}
}
PURPOSE To compare the prevalence of burnout and other forms of distress across career stages and the experiences of trainees and early career (EC) physicians versus those of similarly aged college graduates pursuing other careers. [] Key MethodMETHOD In 2011 and 2012, the authors conducted a national survey of medical students, residents/fellows, and EC physicians (≤ 5 years in practice) and of a probability-based sample of the general U.S. population.

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