In the Journals

Diagnostic clarity needed to distinguish physician burnout, depression

July 19, 2019
Although emphasis has been put on combatting physician burnout, physician depression remains largely ignored, according to a viewpoint published in…
Meeting News

One-third of vascular surgeons self-report burnout, depression

June 25, 2019
Three in 10 vascular surgeons met criteria for burnout and more than one-third said they had symptoms of depression, according to the results of a…
In the Journals

Acupuncture training may lessen burnout symptoms

June 19, 2019
Researchers found a link between acupuncture training and decreased physician depersonalization, according to findings reported in the Journal of the
Feature

BLOG: Don’t get burned: Physician burnout and what you can do

June 17, 2019
Physician burnout continues to garner headlines in medical literature so much so that the WHO recently added it to their international diseases…
Feature

Clinician who sought mental health help shares journey

June 17, 2019
The struggle clinicians face in helping their patients, performing their required paperwork and maintaining a family life, all while maintaining…
In the Journals

ACP issues guidance for physician impairment

June 5, 2019
A position paper recently published in the Annals of Internal Medicine discusses the American College of Physicians’, or ACP’s, position…
Meeting News

FDA announces Expanded Access pilot program for oncology

June 3, 2019
CHICAGO — The FDA today announced a pilot project called OCE Project Facilitate aimed at allowing physicians to more easily navigate its…
In the Journals

Physician burnout costs $4.6 billion each year

May 28, 2019
Physician turnover and reduced clinical hours attributed to physician burnout create approximately $4.6 billion in costs in the United States each…
Perspective

WHO adds burnout to ICD-11

May 28, 2019
Burnout has been added to the 11th revision of the International Classification of Diseases as a legitimate medical syndrome, according to a news…
Meeting News

Physician burnout: Focus on the environment, not the individual

May 20, 2019
SAN FRANCISCO — Burnout should be viewed as a red flag that prompts change at the environmental and systemic levels, although it is often…