Physician burnout: contributors, consequences and solutions

@article{West2018PhysicianBC,
  title={Physician burnout: contributors, consequences and solutions},
  author={Colin P West and Lotte N. Dyrbye and Tait D. Shanafelt},
  journal={Journal of Internal Medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={283},
  pages={516–529}
}
  • Colin P West, Lotte N. Dyrbye, Tait D. Shanafelt
  • Published in Journal of internal medicine 2018
  • Medicine
  • Journal of Internal Medicine
  • Physician burnout, a work-related syndrome involving emotional exhaustion, depersonalization and a sense of reduced personal accomplishment, is prevalent internationally. Rates of burnout symptoms that have been associated with adverse effects on patients, the healthcare workforce, costs and physician health exceed 50% in studies of both physicians-in-training and practicing physicians. This problem represents a public health crisis with negative impacts on individual physicians, patients and… CONTINUE READING

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