Medical Graduates, Tertiary Hospitals, and Burnout: A Longitudinal Cohort Study.

@article{Parr2016MedicalGT,
  title={Medical Graduates, Tertiary Hospitals, and Burnout: A Longitudinal Cohort Study.},
  author={Justin M Parr and Nigel Pinto and Martin Hanson and Ashlea Meehan and Peter Thomas Moore},
  journal={The Ochsner journal},
  year={2016},
  volume={16 1},
  pages={22-6}
}
BACKGROUND Burnout among junior doctors can affect patient care. We conducted a longitudinal cohort study designed to explore the incidence of burnout in medical interns and to examine the changes in burnout during the course of the intern year. METHODS Interns were recruited at two tertiary hospitals in Brisbane, Australia (n=180). Participants completed surveys at four time points during their internship year. All interns (100%) completed the baseline survey during their orientation… CONTINUE READING