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Addressing External Factors

  • Hilary SanfeyEmail author
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Part of the Success in Academic Surgery book series (SIAS)

Abstract

The rapidly changing health care environment has profoundly affected clinician wellbeing, and the percentage of surgeons with one or more manifestations of burnout has been increasing along with an equivalent decrease in the proportion who report high job satisfaction. This chapter will focus on addressing the external factors that impact physician wellbeing.

Keywords

Burnout Socio-cultural factors Organizational factors Regulatory factors Environmental factors 

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of SurgerySIU School of MedicineSpringfieldUSA

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