Resources tagged with: Physician
Addressing Physician Burnout: A Way Forward

The author briefly discusses the potential negative personal and professional repercussions of physician burnout. The article elaborates on the necessity of change...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
The Well-Being of Physicians

Physician distress often spills over into their personal lives and manifests itself into depression, anxiety, substance abuse, divorce, broken relationships, and...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Physicians Need to Openly Discuss Medical Mistakes and Near Misses

Sara Scarlet writes gripping stories about the fallibility of modern medicine and the importance of learning and discussing clinician errors. Unaddressed errors can...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication
Prevalence of Depression, Depressive Symptoms, and Suicidal Ideation Among Medical Students A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis

Published in JAMA Network, this meta-analysis aims to estimate prevalence of depression and suicidal ideation in medical students. The percent of medical students...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
The Group Health Medical Home At Year Two: Cost Savings, Higher Patient Satisfaction, And Less Burnout For Providers

Published in Health Affairs, this paper examines the effects of the patient-centered medical home model as a key vehicle to improve the quality of health care and...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
Doctors Are Human Too

Published in the New York Times by an Australian psychiatrist, Lisa Pryor, this opinion piece explores unique insights about burnout through a series of personal...

Article
Duty-Hour Limits and Patient Care and Resident Outcomes: Can High-Quality Studies Offer Insight into Complex Relationships?

Published in Annual Review of Medicine, this article highlights what studies have shown about duty hours during residency affect fatigue, alertness, mood, and...

Peer-Reviewed Literature
From OpenNotes to OurNotes: New project heads toward *real* participatory medicine

The article describes the successes of OpenNotes, a newfound EHR system where patients can access the doctor's notes to increase transparency and improve health...

Article
Physician Burnout Is A Public Health Crisis: A Message To Our Fellow Health Care CEOs

Published in Health Affairs, this article details primary costs and drivers of burnout and makes a call-to-action for leadership to make physician resilience a...

Article
Kathryn

In this Perspective article published in the New England Journal of Medicine, the Dean for Medical Education at the Icahn School of Medicine exposes how the suicide...

Opinion Piece/Short Communication