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Depression: HELP
Articles by Juan Gómez Rivas
Based on 1 article published since 2010
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Between 2010 and 2020, Juan Gómez Rivas wrote the following article about Depression.
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1 Review [Fatigue syndrome: Stress, Burnout and depression in Urology.] 2018

Rodríguez-Socarrás, Moisés / Vasquez, Juan Luis / Uvin, Pieter / Skjold-Kingo, Pernille / Gómez Rivas, Juan. ·Servicio de Urología. Hospital universitario Alvaro Cunqueiro. Vigo. España. · Department of Urology. Copenhagen University Hospital Herlev. Copenhagen. Denmark. · Department of Urology. AZ Sint-Lucas. Ghent. Belgium. · Department of Urology. Aarhus University Hospital. Aarhus. Denmark. · Servicio de Urología. Hospital Universitario La Paz. Madrid. España. European Association of Urology/Young Academics Urologists. Uro-Technology and communications working party. (ESUT-YAUwp). Arnhem. The Netherlands. ·Arch Esp Urol · Pubmed #29336332.

ABSTRACT: OBJECTIVE: To determine the factors related to stress, Burnout and depression in urology, as well as consequences in residents and urologists, in addition to the possible applicable strategies to diminish and treat them. ACQUISITION OF THE EVIDENCE: Depression, stress and Burnout syndrome has become a problem in urology specialty. These topics have gained interest in international congresses and urological associations. Efforts are being made to find related factors as well as possible strategies and applicable support programs. SYNTHESIS OF EVIDENCE: Burnout frequency is higher among health professionals than general population, 40-76% in students and residents, its incidence has skyrocketed in recent years, in addition Urology is one of the specialties with highest incidence and severity. Its increase has been related to work overload, documentation, administrative/bureaucratic workload, hostile work environment; its consequences include poor work performance, medical errors, depression, substance abuse, disruption in family and couple relationships and suicidal ideation. Strategies for prevention including resilience training, lifestyle balance, teamwork, and support programs. CONCLUSION: Stress, burnout and depression are problems in urology, early detection, promoting individual techniques in resilience, lifestyle and teamwork are fundamental now and for the future of the specialty. Developing and implementing support programs should be seriously considered by health systems and urological associations.