Nearly two-thirds of actively practicing physicians are still carrying medical school debt, according to the Medical School Debt Report 2019.
High emotional exhaustion and high depersonalization among resident physicians were both associated with more unfavorable attitudes toward black people.
The use of dietary supplements to manage pain is common in individuals with musculoskeletal disorders.
The use of a smartphone-based progressive muscle relaxation was found to be associated with a reduction in monthly headache days and depression scores in patients with migraine.
Higher affective well-being was associated not only with greater longevity but also with healthier aging without chronic disease or disability.
National norms have been developed for assessing empathy among men and women at different levels of medical school education.
Investigators assessed burnout-associated costs associated with physician turnover and physicians decreasing their clinical hours at national and organizational levels.
A recently published systematic review investigated the benefits and risks of melatonin supplementation for pediatric patients with sleep disturbances.
Investigators aimed to pinpoint the factors associated with job satisfaction in academic medical center to address faculty burnout.
Incremental physical activity (PA), even of light intensity, is associated with larger brain volume and healthy brain aging.
Proportion of programs increased from 2004 to 2017, but only 17.1 percent had comprehensive programs in 2017
To shed light on this re-emerging phenomenon of physician house calls, MPR interviewed three experts.
White physicians need to examine where racism lives within them and how it lives through them to address the appalling racial inequities in healthcare.
Researchers surveyed 5855 members of the AAFP and physicians from other specialties to examine their thoughts about happiness in the workplace and satisfaction with life.
Researchers found that there has been little attention paid to intervention to enhance treatment adherence in nonpsychotic major depression, so they outlined steps for engagement, retention, and adherence for these patients.
Prioritization of patients’ well-being can lead physicians to neglect their own well-being, including their mental health.
Physician-mothers who care for seriously ill children, spouses, or parents have higher rates of burnout and mood disorders.
A 2-week vacation may be essential to your health as a practicing physician.
The suicide rate among physicians far exceeds that of the general population.
Internet searches on sexual assault and harassment have greatly increased since the start of the #MeToo campaign.