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Burnout Equal Among Inpatient & Outpatient Doctors, Mayo Clinic Study Finds

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — The perception that doctors who are based in hospitals burn out quicker than doctors in outpatient settings is just wrong – doctor burnout happens equally, according to a new Mayo Clinic study, published in the November issue of the Journal of Hospital Medicine. MULTIMEDIA ALERT: Video of Dr. Roberts is [...]

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Resident Fatigue, Stress Trigger Motor Vehicle Incidents, Mayo Clinic Poll Finds

ROCHESTER, Minn. — It appears that long, arduous hours in the hospital are causing more than stress and fatigue among doctors-in-training — they're crashing, or nearly crashing, their cars after work, according to new Mayo Clinic research. Nearly half of the roughly 300 Mayo Clinic residents polled during the course [...]

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Burnout and Mental Distress Strongly Related to Errors by U.S. Surgeons

Major medical errors self-reported by American surgeons are strongly related to both burnout and depression. Those findings appear today in the online edition of Annals of Surgery. The Mayo Clinic-led study included collaborators from Johns Hopkins and the American College of Surgeons. In the confidential study, nearly 9 percent of [...]

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