The Incubator

#157 - [Journal Club Shorts] - 📌 Is academic neonatology on the brink of extinction?

October 29, 2023 Ben Courchia & Daphna Yasova Barbeau
The Incubator
#157 - [Journal Club Shorts] - 📌 Is academic neonatology on the brink of extinction?
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Have you ever pondered over the fact that academic neonatologists are battling a tsunami of challenges? From soaring workloads and acuity to anemic compensation and fleeting clinical time, the hardship they face is as real as it gets. Join us as we peel back the layers on the reasons behind the dwindling interest in this vital field. Added to that, we'll explore the effects of ever-mounting demands of research, education, documentation, and the high cost of living in some areas on these healthcare professionals. 

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Challenges and Concerns in Neonatology Compensation
Exhaustion and Decision-Making Challenges