TITLE

THE HIGH COST OF CARING.

AUTHOR(S)
O'Keefe, John P.
PUB. DATE
January 2000
SOURCE
Journal of the Canadian Dental Association;Jan2000, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author reflects on an article by Doctor Christine Botchway on dentistry as a stressful profession and another by Ron Frey on depression and burnout among dentists which appeared within the issue. He relates a particular instance in clinical practice when his effort for consciously taking extra care despite being stressed was rewarded. He expresses sympathy for any dentist who is affected by stress as he himself experienced difficulty in dealing with stressful situations in clinical practice.
ACCESSION #
50730621

 

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