No Escape: COVID-19 Continues to Exacerbate Physician Burnout

Tex Med. 2021 Feb 1;117(2):16-21.


The malaise in physician practice long known as burnout - a term doctors increasingly balk at - has been exacerbated by the pandemic, as an extensive survey by the Physicians Foundation recently showed. It's created its own stressors and made existing ones worse.

MeSH terms

  • Burnout, Professional / epidemiology*
  • Burnout, Professional / etiology
  • COVID-19 / therapy*
  • Humans
  • Physicians / psychology
  • Texas / epidemiology