Healio is celebrating Mental Health Awareness Month by focusing on physician burnout. This emerging public health issue among orthopaedic physicians and providers.
Burnout is characterized by emotional exhaustion and depersonalization, as well as a lack of accomplishment. Published literature shows that between 40 and 60 percent of orthopedic surgeons experience burnout at some point in their careers. Continue reading.
Burnout is a result of a number of factors including gender, race and working hours. Learn more.
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