Physician burnout, sleep disorders

October 30, 2020

What The Study Did: Researchers investigated the association between sleep disorders and symptoms of burnout among faculty and staff in a large teaching hospital system.

Authors: Matthew D. Weaver, Ph.D., of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, is the corresponding author.

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(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2020.23256)

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