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Rebekah Bernard, MD: “Marriage, children cause more burnout for female physicians”

April 15, 2017  |  By

Gulf Coast Direct Primary Care

Dr. Bernard is a Family Physician practicing in Southwest Florida. She is the author of “How to Be a Rock Star Doctor.” Credit: https://www.rebekahbernard.com/

17595 S. Tamiami Trail, Suite 227

Fort Myers, FL  33908

Located in the Alico Lakes Commons

239-322-3860 (phone)

By now, we know that women physicians have higher rates of burnout than their male counterparts, with increased levels of depression and suicide. In the first article of this series, we discussed the contribution of patient care to burnout, and offered strategies to combat the increased psychosocial demands that patients place on women physicians.


SOURCE: http://medicaleconomics.modernmedicine.com/medical-economics/news/marriage-children-cause-more-burnout-female-physicians


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