Core Readings on Wellness for Emergency Physicians

Albom M. Tuesdays with Morrie. New York, NY: Doubleday; 1997.

American College of Emergency Physicians. Wellness Book for Emergency Physicians, 2004 update.

American College of Emergency Physicians. Physician Impairment [policy statement]. Reaffirmed by the ACEP Board of Directors, September 1999.

The Arbinger Institute. Leadership and self-deception. San Francisco, CA: Berrett-Koehler Publishers, Inc; 2000.

Bach R. Illusions: Adventures of a reluctant messiah. New York, NY: Delacorte; 1977.

Boisaubin EV, Levine RE. Identifying and assisting the impaired physician. Am J Med Sci. 2001;322:31-36.

Bolman L, Deal T. Leading with soul: An uncommon journey of spirit. Jossey-Bass Publishers: San Francisco, CA; 1995.

Collins J. Good to great: Why some companies make the leap…and others don't. NewYork , NY: Harper Collins Publishers, Inc.; 2001.

Coombs RH. Marital status and personal well-being: A literature review. Family Relations. 1991;40:97-102.

Coombs RH, Hovanessian HC. Stress in the role of constellation of female resident physicians. JAMWA. 1988;43:21-27.

Coran LM, Litt IF. House staff well-being. West J Med. 1988; 148:97-101.

Covey S. The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People. New York, NY: Simon & Schuster; 1989.

Dorevitch S, Forst L. The occupational hazards of emergency physicians. Am J Emerg Med. 2000;18:300-311.

Fletcher GF, Balady G, Blair SN, et al. Statement on exercise: Benefits and recommendations for physical activity programs for all Americans. A statement for health professionals by the committee on exercise and cardiac rehabilitation of the Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association. Circulation. 1996;94:857-862.

Grateful Members. The twelve steps for everyone…who really wants them. Center City, MN: Hazelden; 1994.

Groves JE. Taking care of the hateful patient. N Engl J Med. 1978;298(16):883-887.

Heider J. The tao of leadership: Leadership strategies for a new age. New York, NY: Bantam Books; 1985.

Hunter ML. The Five Stages of Dying in a Malpractice Suit. Tex Med. 1990;86:50-53.

Jagger J, Powers RD, Day JS, et al. Epidemiology and prevention of blood and body fluid exposures among emergency department staff. J Emerg Med. 1994;12:753-765.

Johnson S. Who Moved My Cheese? New York, NY: Putnam and Sons; 1998.

Kriegel R, Brandt D. Sacred cows make the best burgers: Developing change-ready people and organizations. New York, NY: Warner Books; 1996.

Kushner H. Living a life that matters: Resolving the conflict between conscience and success. New York, NY: Alfred A. Knopf; 2001.

Kurtz E, Ketcham K. The spirituality of imperfection: Storytelling and the search for meaning. New York, NY: Bantam Books; 1992.

Lauber RP, Sheard NF. The American Heart Association dietary guidelines for 2000: A summary report. Nutrition Reviews. 2001;59:298-306.

Lum G, Goldberg RM, Mallon WK, et al. A survey of wellness issues in emergency medicine (part 1). Ann Emerg Med. January 1995; 25:81-85.

Lum G, Goldberg RM, Mallon WK, et al. A survey of wellness issues in emergency medicine (part 2). Ann Emerg Med. February 1995; 25:242-248.

Lum G, Goldberg RM, Mallon WK, et al. A survey of wellness issues in emergency medicine (part 3). Ann Emerg Med. March 1995; 25:407-411.

Moore T. Care of the soul: Honoring the mysteries of love and relationships. New York, NY: Harper Collins; 1994.

Moore T. Soulmates: A guide for cultivating depth and sacredness in everyday life. New York, NY: Harper Collins; 1992.

Muller W. Sabbath: Restoring the sacred rhythm of rest. New York, NY: Bantam Books; 1999.

Needleman J. Money and the meaning of life. New York, NY: Doubleday and Company, Inc.; 1994.

O'Donohue J. Eternal echoes: Exploring our hunger to belong. London: Barton Press; 1998.

Oliver M. New and selected poems. Boston, MA: Beacon Press; 1992.

Oster NS, Doyle CJ. Critical incident stress and challenges for the emergency workplace. Emerg Med Clin N Am. 2000;18:339-353.

Patterson K, Grenny J, McMillan R, et al. Crucial conversations: Tools for talking when the stakes are high. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2002.

Peters T. The circle of innovation. New York, NY: Knopf; 1997.

Peters T. Reinventing work: the brand you 50. New York, NY: Knopf; 1999.

Peters T. Reinventing work: the project 50. New York, NY: Knopf; 1999.

Pirsig RM. Zen and the art of motorcycle maintenance. Toronto: Bantam Books; 1974.

Rohn J. Leading an inspired life. Niles, Ill: Nightingale Conant; 1997.

Seligman M. Learned optimism: How to change your mind and your life. New York, NY: Pocket Books; 1990.

Wenokur B, Campbell L. Malpractice suit emotional trauma. JAMA. 1991;266:2834.

Whitehead DC, Thomas H, Slapper DR. A rational approach to shiftwork in emergency medicine. Ann Emerg Med. 1992;21:1250-1258.

Whyte D. Crossing the unknown sea: Work as a pilgrimage of identity. New York, NY: Riverhead Books; 2001.

Whyte D. The heart aroused: Poetry and preservation of the soul in corporate America. New York, NY: Currency Doubleday; 1994.

Whyte D. The House of Belongings/Songs for Coming Home. Fire in the Earth/ Where Many Rivers Meet (books of poetry). Many Rivers Press. Langley, WA: Many Rivers Press; various years.

Wilbert JR, Charles SC, Warnecke RB, et al. Coping with the stress of malpractice litigation. Ill Med J. 1987;171:23-26.

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