World Journal of Surgery

, Volume 42, Issue 5, pp 1293–1294 | Cite as

The Physician Attrition Crisis: A Cross-Sectional Survey of the Risk Factors for Reduced Job Satisfaction among US Surgeons

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Loma Linda University School of Medicine, SCPMGInland EmpireUSA

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