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Being a physician is one of the most stressful occupations a man can have. The emotional reactions of physicians to these stresses are discussed in a series of essays by John C. Duffy, a clinical psychiatrist who has had a long interest in psychiatric problems of physicians. The material coverage is reminiscent of publications such as Medical Economics; the book has the merits and the faults of this type of reporting but also the advantage common to medical journalism in competent endeavors of being interesting and well written. It was not the author's intention to make this a scholarly scientific
Emotional Issues in the Lives of Physicians.. Ann Intern Med. 1971;74:804. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-74-5-804_1
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1971;74(5):804.
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