A Doctor's View

The devastating effect of burnout - A real life story

August 07, 2019 Episode 14
A Doctor's View
The devastating effect of burnout - A real life story
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A Doctor's View
The devastating effect of burnout - A real life story
Aug 07, 2019 Episode 14
Dr Polyvios
The tragic story of a doctor whose life was tragically cut short as a consequence of burnout. Support advice included
Show Notes

This episode focuses on the tragic story of a doctor whose life was tragically cut short as a consequence of burnout. I join his brother Amandip Sidhu who shares the events leading up to his death and together with his charity ‘Doctors in Distress’ advises doctors and employers on how to cope with and find support for dealing with stress related to the workplace.

Useful Links:

Speak in confidence: The British Medical Association (BMA) offers a 24/7 confidential support line:

https://www.bma.org.uk/advice/work-life-support/your-wellbeing/check-yourself-out

The Samaritans:

https://www.samaritans.org/how-we-can-help/contact-samaritan/?gclid=Cj0KCQjwp5_qBRDBARIsANxdcimPhH1FMeeFg2-nLJ_jKIQb9smCRmw74MJhNWtXjqKGe8_gOjDF-PoaAtSIEALw_wcB

Doctor’s in Distress charity
http://www.doctors-in-distress.org.uk/



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