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Stress and change
After facing a serious illness, one physician found new meaning in this common question.
Toxic offices take a toll on everyone, including your patients. Here's how to improve your practice's health.
The author describes what to do when your normal outlets for stress release are no longer working effectively for you.
The author urges physicians to recognize that change is a normal part of life, and he offers eight recommendations for making changes less stressful and easier to accept.
Three common mistakes will ensure your good ideas never fly.
Having trouble coping with the demands of your profession? Self-examination can make your work more meaningful and manageable.
How do you get your group to defy the status quo and act on good ideas? It starts with vision, teamwork and some fire in the belly.
Jack Silversin and Mary Jane Kornacki’s article in this issue gives excellent advice on how to bring about change. But it also is a demonstration of how hard it is to bring about change.
The author, a clinical psychologist, describes how physician burnout can manifest in being attracted to a patient and what can be done about it.