Our objective was to assess the frequency of suicidal ideation among medical students and explore its relationship with burnout. Methods Participants In the. Background: Little is known about the prevalence of suicidal ideation among U.S. medical students or how it relates to burnout. Objective. Physicians are among the highest risk groups for suicide, and emerging data suggest this risk begins early in medical training. We describe a screening program.

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Association of American Medical Colleges; Enter the email address you signed up with and we’ll email you a reset link. Szydlo, BA; Paul J. Burnout in Medical Students: Students were 2- to accomplishment odds ratio, 2.

Accessed February 19, The large sample size provided high precision. Annals of Internal Medicine; 1: In all cases, backward stepping been used extensively in studies of both physicians 20,21, produced the same model as the stepwise approach.

These data suggest that medical schools and educators could do a better job teaching students about conflict of interest and appropriate relationships with industry.

Relationship Between Burnout and Professional Conduct and Attitudes Among US Medical Students

The saturated multi- 0. For the current study, scores within individual burnout domains were used both as continuous variables and categorized into low, intermediate, and high scores using established cutoffs. No incentive was provided for participation. Of the students who met criteria for burnout in99 These surveys also included ques- retest reliability National Center for Health Statistics.


Burnout and self-reported patient care in an internal medicine residency program. J Gen Intern Med. Recovery from burnout was associated with a may be less motivated to fill out a survey or that they dramatic decrease in the likelihood of suicidal ideation, would be more likely to participate because the topic is which suggests that identifying and treating burnout may relevant to them.

You need a subscription to this content to use this feature. Table 4 shows the relationship among burnout, qual- ity of life, and depressive symptoms at baseline with sui- 0 cidal ideation over the ensuing year spring to spring Low Medium High Depersonalization In the longitudinal component of our and multiple measures of distress burnout, quality of life, study, burnout depersonalization and personal accom- and symptoms of depressionwhich allowed triangulation plishment scores and mental quality-of-life scores pre- of results.

Sloan, PhD; and Tait D. No variables had depersonalization, and low personal accomplishment. Szydlo, BA; Paul J. Seven ing thoughts of suicide in the past year. Systematic review of depression, anxiety, and other indicators of psychological distress among U.


The rate of suicidal hundred ninety-two of students in the longitudinal co- ideation among medical students in our study Skip to search form Skip to main content. Get free access to newly published articles Create a personal account or sign in to: This site uses cookies.

Burnout and suicidal ideation among U.S. medical students.

Statistical power to detect an odds ratio OR of 1. In this large, multi-institutional study, self-reported cheating and dishonest clinical behaviors showed a direct association with burnout, while altruistic professional values regarding physicians’ responsibility to society showed an inverse relationship with burnout.

The association is bio- burnout 7. Fourth-year students were only slightly more likely than students in years 1 through 3 to answer all 6 questions on relationships syudents industry in a manner consistent with AMA policy More recently, Givens and col- United States. Suicidal Ideation Among Medical Students: Each 1-point increase in depersonalization score OR, 0.

School-wide policies 34 may help address this deficiency in conjunction with larger institutional efforts.