Studies highlight work-life imbalance, wage gap for female pediatricians

September 13, 2019
Two studies published recently in Pediatrics highlighted female pediatricians’ work-life imbalance and unequal pay compared with their male…
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Professional coaching intervention may reduce physician burnout

August 5, 2019
Professional coaching sessions reduced burnout and improved quality of life for practicing physicians, according to a study published in JAMA
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Burnout tied to racial bias in resident physicians

August 1, 2019
Symptoms of burnout were tied to racial bias among resident physicians, which could potentially lead to disparities in care, according to a study…
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Physician wellness essential to avoid burnout, ensure best patient care

July 24, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — Physicians should prioritize their health and well-being to avoid burnout and provide the best care for their patients…
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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…
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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…
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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

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…

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…
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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…