Caroline Elton

British psychologist and author of “Also Human: The Inner Lives of Doctors”

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Physicians experience burnout, depression and suicidal thoughts at higher rates than the general population, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

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Physicians experience burnout, depression and suicidal thoughts at higher rates than the general population, according to the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

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