Predictors of Physician Career Satisfaction, Work–Life Balance, and Burnout

@article{Keeton2007PredictorsOP,
  title={Predictors of Physician Career Satisfaction, Work–Life Balance, and Burnout},
  author={Kristie L Keeton and Dee E. Fenner and Timothy R. B. Johnson and Rodney A. Hayward},
  journal={Obstetrics \& Gynecology},
  year={2007},
  volume={109},
  pages={949-955}
}
OBJECTIVE: To explore factors associated with physician career satisfaction, work–life balance, and burnout focusing on differences across age, gender, and specialty. METHODS: A cross-sectional, mailed, self-administered survey was sent to a national sample of 2,000 randomly-selected physicians, stratified by specialty, age, and gender (response rate 48%). Main outcome measures included career satisfaction, burnout, and work–life balance. Scales ranged from 1 to 100. RESULTS: Both women and men… 
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