A growing crisis in the 21st century is physician burnout. According to research, 1 in every 3 physicians are burnt out at any one time. It is natural that this high-risk specialty leads to high stress; however, being able to "recharge" after shifts and on weekends is vital to maintaining mental health and career satisfaction.
Doctors who are unable to do this suffer from burnout, meaning they are physically, emotionally, and spiritually exhausted.
Long hours and extra shifts, not to mention the pace of...Read More