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Signs of "burnout"; career motivations; family needs and problems; the problems of professional competition; changing roles through medical school, advanced training, and practice; measures for coping with stresses; problems in patient-physician communication; "difficult" patients (dependent-manipulative, hypochondriacal, depressed, dying); entanglements in the patient's family. Includes self-assessment checklists, references to medical literature, subject index.
Physician Stress: A Handbook for Coping.. Ann Intern Med. ;103:819. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-103-5-819_4
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1985;103(5):819.
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