Suicide Rates Among Physicians


By: SCHERNHAMMER E./ COLDITZ G.

Provided is a study of suicide rates among physicians. Realizing these facts will reinforce the importance of life balance.

Physicians’ suicide rates have repeatedly been reported to be higher than those of the general population or other academics, but uncertainty remains. In this study, physicians’ suicide rate ratios were estimated with a metaanalysis and systematic quality assessment of recent studies.

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