Compassion Fatigue: Strategies for Minimizing Impact on Aesthetic Medical Providers.

  • Connie Brennan
  • Published 2015 in
    Plastic surgical nursing : official journal of…


Compassion fatigue is emotional, physical, and spiritual exhaustion from witnessing and absorbing the problems of others. Aesthetic providers are prone to becoming victims of compassion fatigue because of the stress of meeting the often overwhelming needs of patients. This article discusses what is known about compassion fatigue, what differentiates it from… (More)
DOI: 10.1097/PSN.0000000000000114


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