TITLE

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

AUTHOR(S)
Wharry, Steven
PUB. DATE
June 1998
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;06/16/98, Vol. 158 Issue 12, p1646
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
744779

 

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