Medical Students

Depressive Symptoms in Medical Interns Increased With Work-Family Conflicts

Depressive Symptoms in Medical Interns Increased With Work-Family Conflicts

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Depressive symptoms increase during medical internships for both men and women, but the increase is greater among women.

Overemphasis on Performance and Achievement Hurting Medical Students

Overemphasis on Performance and Achievement Hurting Medical Students

An intense culture of performance and achievement, coupled with ever-growing expectations is causing distress — if not mental illness — in medical students.

Curbing Depression in Medical Students

Curbing Depression in Medical Students

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"The main changes needed in medical education are primarily structural with pass/fail grading and reduction in class time and amount of information being taught."

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