Predictors and outcomes of burnout in primary care physicians.

Rabatin J., Williams E., Baier Manwell L., Schwartz MD, Brown RL, Linzer M.
Submitted: January, 2016

Survey FM and GIM physicians (n=422) and chart review of 1800 patients. Burnout is associated with adverse work conditions and a greater intention to leave the practice, but not with adverse patient outcomes. Care quality thus appears to be preserved at great personal cost to PCPs.

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