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Doctors, Facing Burnout, Turn to Self-Care

Doctors, Facing Burnout, Turn to Self-Care

Doctors, Facing Burnout, Turn to Self-Care Doctors, Facing Burnout, Turn to Self-Care Elizabeth M. Goldberg is an associate professor of emergency medicine at Brown University, in Providence, and an emergency room physician. “In March and April there was this sense that you choose either your patients or yourself and it was your expectation to be there,” said Dr. Goldberg, 38, …

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‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’: PTSD and Burnout Threaten Medical Workers

‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’: PTSD and Burnout Threaten Medical Workers

‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’: PTSD and Burnout Threaten Medical Workers ‘I Can’t Turn My Brain Off’: PTSD and Burnout Threaten Medical Workers The coronavirus patient, a 75-year-old man, was dying. No family member was allowed in the room with him, only a young nurse. In full protective gear, she dimmed the lights and put on quiet music. She …

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