Medical Reports & Case Studies

ISSN - 2572-5130

Torres Maria

Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, University of Extremadura, Badajoz, Spain


  • Research Article   
    Analysis of Burnout Syndrome in Healthcare Professionals
    Author(s): Torres Maria, Rodriguez Ana Beatriz and Franco Lourdes*

    Introduction: Burnout Syndrome is an important problem that affects healthcare professionals to a greater extent than other workers. It has been estimated that approximately a 50% of physicians suffer from this syndrome. It is a problem that affects doctor’s well-being that can cause health problems on those professionals. Consequences of this syndrome not only affect the physician but also, a doctor affected by this syndrome is more likely to make medical errors and it also makes it harder to achieve the patient’s adherence to treatment. Materials and Methods: To check which factors can be linked to the onset of the syndrome, we have performed a study based on collecting data by a survey sent to Spanish doctors. This survey was divided in two parts, first one containing questions related to sociodemog.. View More»
    DOI: 10.35248/2572-5130.21.6.229

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