O'Keefe, John P.
January 2000
Journal of the Canadian Dental Association;Jan2000, Vol. 66 Issue 1, p7
Academic Journal
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.


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