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Physician Burnout Pervasive: 1 in 2 Internists Affected
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Physicians are more likely to be burned out and dissatisfied with life than workers in other professions, more stressed than other workers of similar education levels, and ED doctors, internal medicine specialists, and neurologists are the most burned out of all. That’s according to a study published Monday in the Archives of Internal Medicine that is the first to use a recognized scientific survey to compare levels of burnout and exhaustion among 24 physician specialty groups.