Doctors experience higher levels of suicide and mental distress than their non-medical peers. A review of studies in the area found male doctors had a 26% higher risk of suicide, while female doctors had a 146% higher risk (more than double) than the general population. And a recent survey, conducted by the mental health foundation ...
What needs to happen to build resilience and improve mental health among junior doctors
By Richard Murray and Brendan Crotty
25 May 2017