Year: 2000 Source: The Medical Post, v.36, no.29, (September 5, 2000), p.1 & 81 SIEC No: 20010660

This article discusses suicide among Canadian physicians. Despite high rates of depression among physicians, they tend to resist seeking treatment partly because they see themselves as healers & not as patients. Fears about their professional reputation may also inhibit physicians from seeking help for mental health problems.