In this issue of JAMA Surgery, Lyu and colleagues1 report that physician mothers had more domestic responsibilities than their partners. Career dissatisfaction was higher in those who were proceduralists. The key to career satisfaction is to outsource those domestic chores you do not want to do and to make your own rules.2
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Freischlag JA. Domestic Responsibilities of Physician Mothers: Chores, Catsup Sandwiches, and Snacks. JAMA Surg. Published online April 10, 2019. doi:10.1001/jamasurg.2019.0535
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