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Survey: American physicians satisfied with career choice despite challenges

March 30, 2017

A survey of 1,200 American physicians, residents and medical students found that nine out of 10 physicians are satisfied with their career choice despite common challenges, according to a press release from the AMA.

The AMA conducted the survey in February and concluded respondents are dealing with administrative burdens, stress and lack of time. For residents, the major challenges included long hours and on-call schedules.

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ENDO 2017 offers latest research, cutting-edge science at annual meeting

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The Endocrine Society’s annual meeting will once again bring together the latest research in endocrine science and medicine, offering basic, translational and…
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Comorbidities, low education level increase risks during transition to adult care in type 1 diabetes

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Young adults with type 1 diabetes transitioning from pediatric to adult care are more likely to experience poor glycemic control if they had a higher HbA1c before…
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Diabetic Retinopathy: Preferred Practice Patterns in Screening and Management

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Regeneron.

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The Endocrine Society Annual Meeting

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Improving Bone Strength and Reducing Fracture Risk in Osteoporosis

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Merck & Co., Inc.

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