Work related characteristics, work-home and home-work interference and burnout among primary healthcare physicians: A gender perspective in a Serbian context

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p716
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to investigate the work related characteristics, work-home and home-work interference among primary healthcare physicians (PHPs) The study is based on the surveys done on PHPs. The result indicates no gender differences among Serbian physicians, medium and high level of emotional exhaustion and depersonalisation.


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