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Patterns in physician burnout

JAMA Network Open

Peer-Reviewed Publication

JAMA Network

About The Study: The findings of this survey study involving 1,373 physicians and three survey periods suggest that the physician burnout rate in the U.S. is increasing. This pattern represents a potential threat to the ability of the health care system to care for patients and needs urgent solutions. 

Authors: Marcus V. Ortega, M.D., of Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, is the corresponding author. 

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