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Becker’s | A burnout epidemic: 25 notes on physician burnout in the US

Written by Brooke Murphy | February 16, 2017

Here are 25 things to know about physician burnout.   A brief history of burnout  1. Herbert Freudenberger, a German-American psychologist, was one of the first to describe and study symptoms of professional burnout among physicians and mental health workers in the 1970s. He coined the term “burnout” in his 1974 book, “Burnout: The High Cost of High Achievement.”



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