Burnout among physicians and nurses working in oncology.

  title={Burnout among physicians and nurses working in oncology.},
  author={Anita Caruso and Cristina Vigna and Valentina Bigazzi and Isabella Sperduti and Laura Bongiorno and Amalia Allocca},
  journal={La Medicina del lavoro},
  volume={103 2},
BACKGROUND The phenomenon of Burnout is an important occupational problem which affects those working in the "helping professions" to a greater degree since they have continuous and constant contact with suffering patients. AIMS We aimed to assess the Burnout level and its correlation with organizational stressors. METHODS The aim was achieved through administration of a questionnaire, the organizational check-up survey (OCS) among 80 physicians and 102 nurses working in a cancer institute… CONTINUE READING

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