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Welfare of doctors: OVERVIEW

This guide has been designed for anaesthetists and specialist pain medicine physicians interested in the locating resources relevant to the general welfare of medical practitioners, including those resources available through the ANZCA library.

Recent articles of interest

Articles​Kim DD, Kimura A Jr, Pontes DKL, Oliveira MLS, Cumino DO. Evaluation of anesthesiologists' knowledge about occupational health: pilot study. BMC Anesthesiology. 2018;18(1):193-193. 

WebsiteCanadian Anesthesiologists' Society.Healthy Anesthesiologist [Internet]. 2019. From: Accessed 6 March 2019.

ArticlesSchäfer SK, Lass-Hennemann J, Groesdonk H, Volk T, Bomberg H, Staginnus M, et al. Mental health in anesthesiology and ICU staff: sense of coherence matters. Front. Psychiatry, 19 September 2018.

ArticlesPatel RS, Bachu R, Adikey A, Malik M, Shah M. Factors related to physician burnout and its consequences: a review. Behavioral Sciences (Basel, Switzerland). 2018;8(11).

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Welfare of Anaesthetists SIG

For more information about this Special Interest Group (SIG), including accessing specific resource documents as well as podcasts and other resources available through Networks, please visit the Welfare of Anaesthetists SIG page on the ANZCA website

Additionally, if you would like to join this SIG an application form and contact details are available from the ANZCA website.

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