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Overcoming professional burnout in medical staff in dentistry

DOI: https://doi.org/10.29296/25879979-2023-08-12

G.S. Brudyan(1), N.A. Rusina(2)
1-State Autonomous Health Institution of the Moscow Region, «Voskresensk Dental Polyclinic» Moscow Region, Voskresensk
2-FGBOU VO «Yaroslavl State Medical University» of the Ministry of Health of Russia, Yaroslavl
e-mail: [email protected]

Professional burnout is a significant problem in the health professions, especially in dentistry. This article focuses on practical recommendations for preventing and overcoming burnout. It includes data and examples of professional burnout, analyzes the main causes and consequences, and offers individual and organizational strategies for overcoming this phenomenon.

professional burnout
stress management
career transition
medical profession
burnout prevention
organizational culture.

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