PREVALENCE AND ASSOCIATED FACTORS OF BURNOUT AMONG RESIDENT DOCTORS IN TABUK, SAUDI ARABIA
Author(s): Ala H ALYami*, Nadiyah Karim ALEnezi, Reem Hamad ALYami, Bushra Omar ALRehaili and Sami Abdo Radman Al-Dubai
Background: Burnout has become a problem that is increasing among doctors. Burnout syndrome consists of emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and reduced personal accomplishment, which results from the accumulation of stress in a workplace.
Objectives: This study aimed to determine the prevalence and associated factors of burnout among resident doctors in Tabuk, Saudi Arabia.
Methods: A cross-sectional study was conducted among 230 resident doctors at King Salman Armed Forces Hospital in Northwestern Region in Tabuk City, Saudi Arabia between September 2020 and January 2021. Data were collected by using a self-administered questionnaire. The Maslach Burnout Inventory Human Services Survey for Medical Personnel (MBI-HSS (MP)) was used to measure burnout. Sources of stress were assessed by 20 items. Univariate and mul.. Read More»