Burnout in general practice consultation

Philippe Heureux Published in the journal : October 2018 Category : Actualités du médecin généraliste

Summary :

This article presents burnout from a “phenomenological” perspective, as it can be perceived by the general practitioner. It points out the difficulties encountered by general practitioners in knowing which attitude to adopt towards patients with work-related suffering. These reflections are seen in the light of the changes of contemporary society.

Key words

Burnout, Balint, general practice