Canadian Physicians Have Their Say: Ipsos Reid Focus Groups Reveal Realities of Physician Burnout
- General practice needs investment to provide more services, says BMA. Iacobucci, Gareth // BMJ: British Medical Journal;5/17/2014, Vol. 348 Issue 7958, p1
The article reports on the British Medical Association's (BMA) launch of the Your GP Cares campaign, which will lobby for new investments to increase the overall number of general practitioners (GP) and practice staff and to enable surgeries to provide enhanced services.
- A focus on the burdens, boosters, and bonuses of the bearers of bad news in India. Martis, Lawrence; Westhues, Anne // International Journal of Medical Education;2013, Vol. 4, p126
Objectives: This study was done to explore the experiences of physicians in India about being the messengers of bad news and management of psychosocial burdens associated with such consultations. Methods: Narrative data was collected from 27 physicians working in four teaching hospitals, using a...
- STRESS AMONG GENERAL PRACTITIONERS OF KWA-DUKUZA, KWA-ZULU NATAL. Govender, Indiran; Joubert, Gina; Oosthuizen, Stefanus D. W. // African Journal of Primary Health Care & Family Medicine;2009, Vol. 1 Issue 1, p96
Background: Stress and burnout are prevalent among the caring professionals, including doctors and nurses. The work-related stress rate among the general working population is 18% whilst among doctors it is around 28%. Stress in general practitioners (GPs) can result in multiple negative...
- A Measure of Daily Distress in Practising Medicine. Lepnurm, Rein; Lockhart, Wallace S.; Keegan, David // Canadian Journal of Psychiatry;Mar2009, Vol. 54 Issue 3, p170
Objective: Existing measures of stress either focus on burnout or frustration and fatigue factors, often referred to as job strain. The objectives of this study were to: establish a reliable measure of distress that is sensitive enough to identify job strain at lower levels of distress and risk...
- Are you ready to buy a motorcycle? // South Asian Post;5/12/2011, p27
The article reports on a 2010 Ipsos Reid survey that shows that Honda, Yamaha, and Harley-Davidson motorcycles are top online searches but buyers spend at least three months searching for the best ride before making their decision to purchase and offers tips on the things to consider before...
- And speaking of virtual presence. // Backbone;Sep2010, p6
The article reports on a survey conducted by Ipsos Reid and Microsoft which found that 50% of Canadians online used Webcams to connect with friends and family.
- Sure it's illegal, but we like online gambling anyway. WOLCHAK, PETER // Backbone;Jun-Aug2010, p8
The article focuses on an Ipsos Reid study on online gambling.
- More Internet, less TV. WOLCHAK, PETER // Backbone;Jun-Aug2010, p8
The article focuses on an Ipsos Reid survey, which indicated that Canadians spent more time on the Internet than watching television.
- Study: Canadians agree on value of literacy to economic recovery. // Reading Today;Oct2010, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p4
The article reports on the findings of a survey conducted by marketing research company Ipsos Reid Research which revealed that 90 percent of Canadians believed that literacy affects economic recovery in Canada.