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Poor OR posture a key cause of vascular burnout

Key clinical point: Most vascular surgeons develop chronic pain related to their operating posture, an avoidable cause of burnout.

Major finding: Substantial rates of vascular surgeon burnout are attributed to a 40% rate of chronic work-related pain.

Study details: Expert review.

Disclosures: Dr. Money reports no potential financial conflicts of interest relevant to this topic.


Money SR et al. 46th VEITHsymposium.