Understanding how adverse professional life experiences affect the mental well-being of cardiologists is important. An unmet and equally important need is to design and implement strategies to prevent emotional harassment and discrimination at health-care workplaces and to effectively support cardiologists who have been exposed to adverse professional life experiences. These strategies are especially needed for female, younger or divorced cardiologists.
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Panagioti, M., Hondkinson, A. Adverse professional life experiences may affect mental health among cardiologists. Nat Rev Cardiol 20, 287–288 (2023). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41569-023-00850-w