Introduction to the Special Issue on Physician Mental Health


Amid tragedy, a doctor’s most heroic act may be to listen - to be a sacred witness to the suffering of patients. Yet where do heroic doctors go with their pain? Who listens to the suffering of physicians? The guilt of not being able to do more for patients. The burden of delivering devastating news to families. The work-related anxiety and depression due to unrealistic expectations of perfectionism. (...)

Bookmark and Share


Download data is not yet available.

PlumX Metrics

PlumX Metrics provide insights into the ways people interact with individual pieces of research output (articles, conference proceedings, book chapters, and many more) in the online environment. Examples include, when research is mentioned in the news or is tweeted about. Collectively known as PlumX Metrics, these metrics are divided into five categories to help make sense of the huge amounts of data involved and to enable analysis by comparing like with like.



Special issue on physician mental health
  • Abstract views: 50

  • PDF: 22
How to Cite
Wible, Pamela. 2019. “Introduction to the Special Issue on Physician Mental Health”. Qualitative Research in Medicine and Healthcare 3 (3).