Mid-career burnout in generalist and specialist physicians.

  title={Mid-career burnout in generalist and specialist physicians.},
  author={Anderson Spickard and Steven G. Gabbe and John F. Christensen},
  volume={288 12},
ASTUDY OF US PHYSICIANS SHOWED that physicians in 1997 were less satisfied in every aspect of their professional life than those asked similar questions in 1986. They were dissatisfied with the time they have with individual patients and their lack of incentives for high-quality care. Similarly, a 1998 study revealed that two thirds of Canadian physicians have a workload they consider too heavy, and more than half stated their family and personal lives have suffered because they chose medicine… CONTINUE READING

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