The relationship between resilience and personality traits in doctors: implications for enhancing well being
The health and well being of medical doctors is vital to their longevity and
safe practice. The concept of resilience is recognised as a key component of
well being and is an important factor in medical training to help doctors learn
to cope with challenge, stress, and adversity. This study examined the
relationship of resilience to personality traits and resilience in doctors in
order to identify the key traits that promote or impair resilience.