Self-care as a professional imperative: physician burnout, depression, and suicide.

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PURPOSE Burnout has been identified in approximately half of all practicing physicians, including anesthesiologists. In this narrative review, the relationship between burnout, depression, and suicide is explored, with particular attention to the anesthesiologist. Throughout this review, we highlight our professional imperative regarding this epidemic… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s12630-016-0781-0

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@article{Kuhn2017SelfcareAA, title={Self-care as a professional imperative: physician burnout, depression, and suicide.}, author={Catherine M. Kuhn and Ellen M Flanagan}, journal={Canadian journal of anaesthesia = Journal canadien d'anesthesie}, year={2017}, volume={64 2}, pages={158-168} }