The Impact of Stigma and Personal Experiences on the Help-Seeking Behaviors of Medical Students With Burnout.

@article{Dyrbye2015TheIO,
  title={The Impact of Stigma and Personal Experiences on the Help-Seeking Behaviors of Medical Students With Burnout.},
  author={Liselotte N. Dyrbye and Anne M Eacker and Steven J. Durning and Chantal M L R Brazeau and Christine Moutier and F. Stanford Massie and Daniel V. Satele and Jeff A. Sloan and Tait D Shanafelt},
  journal={Academic medicine : journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges},
  year={2015},
  volume={90 7},
  pages={961-9}
}
PURPOSE Because of the high prevalence of burnout among medical students and its association with professional and personal consequences, the authors evaluated the help-seeking behaviors of medical students with burnout and compared their stigma perceptions with those of the general U.S. population and age-matched individuals. METHOD The authors surveyed students at six medical schools in 2012. They measured burnout, symptoms of depression, and quality of life using validated instruments and… CONTINUE READING