An endocrinologist has made a personal plea for action to tackle suicide in the medical profession, after three of her doctor colleagues took their own lives. Pressure cooker work environments and inherent personal traits of doctors such as perfectionism have combined to create a “perfect storm” driving “horrifying” rates of doctor suicide, according to Dr ...
Endocrinologist’s call to action on doctor suicides
By Tessa Hoffman
8 Nov 2018