Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland
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Post pandemic physician vulnerability

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posted on 2022-10-26, 16:37 authored by Sarah Casey, C McLoughlin, E Barrett

Clinicians have adapted robustly since the first outbreak of COVID 19 in Ireland. This piece highlights physician vulnerability in a new era of telemedicine and explores the challenges we face in terms of stigma and burnout. It explores the consequences, both positive and negative, of living and working in a virtual world recommending strategies to optimise patient care, training and clinician wellbeing.



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Published Citation

Casey S, McLoughlin C, Barrett E. Post pandemic physician vulnerability. Ir Med J. 2020;113(10):213

Publication Date

November/December 2020


  • Beaumont Hospital


Irish Medical Association


  • Published Version (Version of Record)