Research Article

Empathy in Clinical Practice: How Individual Dispositions, Gender, and Experience Moderate Empathic Concern, Burnout, and Emotional Distress in Physicians

  • Ezequiel Gleichgerrcht mail,

    Affiliations: Institute of Cognitive Neurology (INECO), Buenos Aires, Argentina, Institute of Neurosciences, Favaloro University, Buenos Aires, Argentina, Laboratory of Neurosciences, Diego Portales University, Santiago, Chile

  • Jean Decety

    Affiliation: Department of Psychology and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, The University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America

  • Published: April 19, 2013
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0061526

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Media Coverage of This Article

Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 13 May 2013 at 16:12 GMT

The following article represents some of the media coverage that has occurred for this paper:

Publication: Good-Therapy
Title: “Are Overly Compassionate Doctors at Risk of Burnout?”

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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

susanthaney replied to PLoS_ONE_Group on 17 Jun 2013 at 09:39 GMT

Publication: Canadian Association of Physicians with Disabilities
Title: "Empathy and Burnout, not a Simple Relationship"

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