Accepted for Publication: March 27, 2012.
Published Online: June 18, 2012. doi:10.1001/archsurg.2012.835
Author Contributions:Study concept and design: Dyrbye, Oreskovich, Hanks, Sloan, Balch, and Shanafelt. Acquisition of data: Dyrbye, Oreskovich, Hanks, Balch, and Shanafelt. Analysis and interpretation of data: Dyrbye, Freischlag, Kaups, Oreskovich, Satele, Sloan, Balch, and Shanafelt. Drafting of the manuscript: Dyrbye, Satele, and Sloan. Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Dyrbye, Freischlag, Kaups, Oreskovich, Hanks, Sloan, Balch, and Shanafelt. Statistical analysis: Satele and Sloan. Obtained funding: Oreskovich, Hanks, and Shanafelt. Administrative, technical, and material support: Oreskovich, Hanks, and Shanafelt. Study supervision: Freischlag, Oreskovich, and Shanafelt.
Financial Disclosure: Drs Dyrbye and Shanafelt receive salary support from the Mayo Clinic Department of Medicine Program on Physician Well-being.
Funding/Support: This work was supported by the American College of Surgeons.
Role of the Sponsor: The American College of Surgeons approved the survey and the conduct of the study but had no role in data collection, management, analysis, or interpretation. The American College of Surgeons did not review or formally approve the article.