Addressing Burnout in Radiologists

Alison L. Chetlen, Tiffany L. Chan, David H. Ballard, L. Alexandre Frigini, Andrea Hildebrand, Shannon Kim, James M. Brian, Elizabeth A. Krupinski, Dhakshinamoorthy Ganeshan

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Burnout is a global health problem affecting physicians across all medical specialties. Radiologists, in particular, experience high rates of burn out, and this trend has only continued to worsen. The “Promoting Health and Wellness for Radiologists Task Force of the Association of University Radiologists—Radiology Research Alliance” presents a review of the prevalence, causes, and impact of burnout among radiology faculty and trainees, and a discussion on strategies for overcoming burnout and promoting overall health and well-being among radiologists.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)526-533
Number of pages8
JournalAcademic Radiology
Issue number4
StatePublished - Apr 2019


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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Chetlen, A. L., Chan, T. L., Ballard, D. H., Frigini, L. A., Hildebrand, A., Kim, S., Brian, J. M., Krupinski, E. A., & Ganeshan, D. (2019). Addressing Burnout in Radiologists. Academic Radiology, 26(4), 526-533.