How physician burnout hurts patients

On Saturday morning at the breakfast table surrounded by my husband and kids, I suddenly felt chest pain, palpitations, and was about to collapse. Being an internist, I knew it: arrhythmia. Paramedics at arrival confirmed it. I was running ventricular tachycardia. Out of the chaos surrounding me at that moment, my physician’s brain assessed the […]


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.kevinmd.com/blog/2019/10/how-physician-burnout-hurts-patients.html