Compassion fatigue: how you and your team can cope
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Compassion fatigue: how you and your team can cope

Alison Moore Health writer

What to do when the emotional and physical toll of caring reduces your ability to empathise

Compassion fatigue is sometimes described as the ‘cost of caring’, where emotional and physical exhaustion lead to a reduced ability to empathise or feel compassion for others.

Cancer Nursing Practice. 20, 5, 13-14. doi: 10.7748/cnp.20.5.13.s7

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