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Burnout Among Members of AAGL

The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and investigators. Listing a study does not mean it has been evaluated by the U.S. Federal Government. Read our disclaimer for details. Identifier: NCT03078296
Recruitment Status : Completed
First Posted : March 13, 2017
Last Update Posted : December 10, 2018
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
Gaby Moawad, George Washington University

Brief Summary:

This study seeks to determine the burnout rate among minimally invasive gynecologic surgeons (MIGS) as well as to evaluate other personal, professional, and psychosocial factors associated with this condition.

An anonymous electronic survey will be sent to the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists (AAGL) members. The survey will contain items that will inquire about socioeconomic background, professional characteristic, and about physical and psychologic well-being.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Burnout, Professional Other: survey respondents

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Study Type : Observational
Actual Enrollment : 300 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Cross-Sectional
Official Title: Burnout and Associated Factors Among Members of the American Association of Gynecologic Laparoscopists
Actual Study Start Date : January 2017
Actual Primary Completion Date : December 2017
Actual Study Completion Date : December 2017

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
Members of the AAGL
Physicians and other providers who are members of the AAGL.
Other: survey respondents
all survey participants will be asked to complete a questionnaire

Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Burnout as assessed by questionnaire [ Time Frame: day 1 ]
    questionnaire assesses several factors associated with burnout including productivity and self-reported status of mental health

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Ages Eligible for Study:   Child, Adult, Older Adult
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
members of the AAGL

Inclusion Criteria:

  • members of the AAGL

Exclusion Criteria:

  • not a member of the AAGL

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To learn more about this study, you or your doctor may contact the study research staff using the contact information provided by the sponsor.

Please refer to this study by its identifier (NCT number): NCT03078296

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United States, District of Columbia
George Washington University Medical Faculty Associates
Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20037
Sponsors and Collaborators
Gaby Moawad

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Responsible Party: Gaby Moawad, Assistant Professor of Gynecologic Surgery, George Washington University Identifier: NCT03078296    
Other Study ID Numbers: 111621
First Posted: March 13, 2017    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: December 10, 2018
Last Verified: December 2018
Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Burnout, Professional
Burnout, Psychological
Stress, Psychological
Behavioral Symptoms
Occupational Stress
Occupational Diseases