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Burnout in the intensive care unit: it’s a team problem

  • Jennifer HancockEmail author
  • Richard Hall
  • Gordon Flowerdew
Correspondence

Notes

Conflicts of interest

None declared.

Editorial responsibility

This submission was handled by Dr. Gregory L. Bryson, Deputy Editor-in-Chief, Canadian Journal of Anesthesia.

Funding

Department of Critical Care Medicine, Halifax, NS, Canada.

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© Canadian Anesthesiologists' Society 2019

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Critical Care Medicine, Queen Elizabeth II HospitalDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada
  2. 2.Department of Critical Care, Department of Anesthesia, Pain Management & Perioperative Medicine, Queen Elizabeth II HospitalDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada
  3. 3.Department of Community Health & Epidemiology, Centre for Clinical ResearchDalhousie UniversityHalifaxCanada

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