Burnout

Burnout is characterized by emotional exhaustion (emotional overextension and exhaustion), depersonalization (negative, callous, and detached responses to others), and reduced personal accomplishment (feelings of competence and achievement in one's work). Below are some resources that can help you recognize and survive burnout.

Burnout Survey

Article - Residency Physician Burnout: Is There Hope?

Article - Recognizing and Surviving Burnout

Article - Ways residents have found to conquer burnout

Article - Physician Burnout: Why its not a Fair Fight

Case Discussion: Dealing with Burnout