Isolation and loneliness among physicians

The latest KevinMD column from Philip A. Masters, MD, FACP, ACP's Vice President of Membership and Global Engagement, looks at loneliness.


Philip A. Masters, MD, FACP, ACP's Vice President of Membership and Global Engagement, looks at the impact of isolation and loneliness on the personal and professional lives of physicians in his latest KevinMD column. “Isolation and loneliness can affect all doctors,” Dr. Masters writes, “ranging from that independent solo practitioner to specialists and subspecialists in the largest of groups or medical institutions.”