How Common Is Burnout Among Physicians? It Depends on How It’s Defined

September 10, 2020

(STAT News) – There’s a vast body of research showing that physicians and other health care professionals experience high rates of burnout, their roles leaving them exhausted, overworked, or detached. But a new study makes the case that it’s difficult to capture how common burnout actually is because how it’s defined varies so widely.