It’s 8 p.m., and it’s hour 14 in my 28-hour call shift at the large suburban hospital where I’m an intern.
I’m looking forward to retiring with my husband.
We are in the middle of a well-documented epidemic of physician burnout.
The “in thing” now for retirement is to do it early.
They have been pouring into emergency rooms around the nation all summer, their bodies bearing a blend of injuries that doctors normally...