TITLE

Canadian Physicians Have Their Say: Ipsos Reid Focus Groups Reveal Realities of Physician Burnout

PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;Nov2010 Best Practice Supplement, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the insights of physicians regarding the realities of burnout in Canada. According to physicians, burnout is the stage wherein they no long enjoy medicine practice having doubt on their ability and losing the trust of their family, professional peers, and patients. It also mentions that Ipsos Reid was authorized by the Canadian Medical Foundation to identify if there is a need for physicians to undergo a primary prevention program to overcome their stress at work.
ACCESSION #
57483826

 

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