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Background. Studies suggest a high prevalence of mental illness in physicians. The rate of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has been examined in physicians exposed to traumatic circumstances and physicians in training but never in physicians in regular practice. Objective. To estimate the prevalence of PTSD in physicians practicing in a predominantly rural and remote and medically underserviced region of Canada. Methods. The PTSD Checklist-Civilian Version (PCL-C) was mailed to all 331doi:10.1093/fampra/cmq002 pmid:20200091 fatcat:k6avnjuxkzbj3gard36evrpmdm