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Simple steps to prevent burnout

Recognizing stress, getting adequate sleep and asking for help when necessary are among the steps health care providers can take to avoid professional burnout, according to a study in Obstetrics and Gynecology Clinics of North America. Study leader Dr. Roger Smith suggests reducing stress by communicating directly and employing time-management techniques, delegating, taking short rest breaks, exercising, taking vacations and engaging in hobbies, among other tactics.

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