SUPPORT FOR SURGEONS
If you would like further information or support about any of the issues raised in this research then there are lots of organisations who can help you. Please find a list of resources available to you below:
ePhysicianHealth.com - a comprehensive online physician health and wellness resource.
International Stress Management Association - promotes sound knowledge and best practice in the prevention and reduction of human stress.
Your Health Matters - information and advice from the GMC for doctors who have concerns about their own health.
Royal College of Surgeons Confidential Support and Advice Services for Surgeons (CSAS) - offers a confidential telephone line as a point of personal contact between surgeons which is intended to offer a listening ear and will act as an informed signpost to appropriate sources of advice and support.
Other useful links for support in a range of areas can be found on the BMA website.