International Journal of Family Medicine / 2013 / Article / Tab 2

Research Article

Risk of Burnout in Danish GPs and Exploration of Factors Associated with Development of Burnout: A Two-Wave Panel Study

Table 2

Association between new cases of burnout in the 2012 survey and possible risk factors ( ).

Variables assessed in the 2004 survey New cases of burnout (%)UnivariateMultivariatea
OR95% CI valueOR95% CI value

Marital status
 Married14213.41(Ref)1(Ref)
 Single911.10.80.1–7.00.8480.80.1–10.60.897
Practice org.
 Other than solo11413.21(Ref)1(Ref)
 Solo339.10.70.2–2.40.5310.80.2–3.20.702
Open access
 Weekly or never14312.61(Ref)1(Ref)
 Daily922.22.00.4–9.30.3852.30.5–10.90.311
Weekly patient-related working hours in practice
 <4210613.21(Ref)1(Ref)
424613.010.4–2.60.9771.10.4–2.90.815
Monthly working hours in out-of-hour primary care
 05313.21(Ref)1(Ref)
 1–244912.20.90.3–2.70.8770.60.2–2.00.392
 >244613.01.00.3–3.10.9800.80.2–2.50.681
Minutes per cons.
13 min12012.51(Ref)1(Ref)
 <13 min3215.61.30.5–3.60.6191.40.4–4.40.614
Number of patients per GP
122611811.91(Ref)1(Ref)
 <12263417.71.60.6–4.40.3651.80.6–5.30.287
Number of consultations per GP in 2003
499311913.51(Ref)1(Ref)
 >49933312.10.90.3–2.80.8410.90.2–3.40.892
General practice would still be your choice if you were to select your medical specialty today
 Yes13611.01(Ref)1(Ref)
 No or neutral1631.33.71.1–12.10.0324.51.2–16.50.023
Sex
 Male8411.91(Ref)
 Female6814.71.30.5-3.30.616
Age
 <55 12015.01(Ref)
55326.30.40.1–1.70.212

The multivariate analyses adjusted for sex, age, and baseline scores (2004) on emotional exhaustion, depersonalization, and personal accomplishment. Analyses are corrected for clusters of GPs within the same practice.

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