Tag: burnout

1. In this meta-analysis, the impact of emotional burnout on academic performance in college and university student was assessed. 2. A significant reduction in academic performance was detected in students who reported high levels of exhaustion, cynicism, and diminished feelings of self-efficacy. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Postsecondary students may be...
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1. 8 weeks of combined exercise training helped to reduce emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, perceived stress and increased personal accomplishment in helping professionals. 2. There was not a significant decrease in measures of burnout in participants randomized to receive no intervention during the study interval. Evidence Rating Level: 1 (Excellent) Burnout...
2 Minute Medicine is pleased to announce that we are launching Wellness Check, a new series dedicated to exploring new research evidence focused on wellness. Each week, we will report on articles examining different aspects of wellness, including (but not limited to) nutrition, sleep, reproductive health, substance use and...
1. Physicians who committed suicide tended to be older, report having issues with their jobs, and have ongoing physical health or legal issues. 2. Compared with other physicians, surgeons who committed suicide were older and more likely to be receiving care related to mental health. Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown:...
1. Survey data from a large national sample of pediatric residents in 2016-2018 showed that more than half met criteria for burnout. 2. Burnout was not significantly associated with any demographic or residency characteristics. Factors significantly associated with an increased risk for burnout included perceived stress, sleepiness, having made a...
1. Increased provider burnout has been associated with poor quality of patient care. 2. The true effect size of this relationship was thought to be smaller than previously reported Evidence Rating Level: 2 (Good) Study Rundown: Nearly half of health care providers experience burnout, which has been linked to suicidality, decreased productivity,...
1. Increased competing demands and a more negatively-perceived work climate may contribute to increased rates of burnout amongst female physician-scientists relative to their male counterparts. Evidence Rating Level: 3 (Average) Physician burnout is increasingly prevalent, and is more common among certain subgroups, including women. The objective of this national survey was...
Although females currently account for roughly 50% of graduates from U.S. medical schools, there is a skew in terms of which residencies or medical specialties females go into, with females being much less likely to apply to surgical residencies. There is a need to better examine the challenges affecting...
1. Neonatal intensive care units (NICUs) with higher average admission rates and longstanding electronic health record (EHR) usage were found to have significantly higher provider burnout prevalence than those with lower admit rates and no EHR usage.      Study Rundown: Burnout is a condition characterized by fatigue, detachment, and cynicism...