MDs who need psychiatric help afraid to seek it, conference told

Wharry, Steven
June 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;06/16/98, Vol. 158 Issue 12, p1646
Academic Journal
Examines a neighborhood watch program in Ottawa, Ontario that alerts physicians in case they are suffering from depression or stress. Details on awareness of stress and depression; How some physicians simply prescribe drugs to themselves without seeking a professional opinion; Stigma of depression and stress associated with the medical community.


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