Strong controversy: doctors and nurses film their reaction to the death of a patient.
Doctors, nurses and other healthcare professionals in the United States use the TikTok platform share their reactions after a patient dies.
The new trend of TikTok aims to highlight how healthcare professionals and healthcare professionals are concerned in her daily work, but is thrown away by netizens.
Twitter users have railed against this viral trend and blamed its creators for it use death to gain followers.
Social networks have exploded against this new “trend”.
A Twitter user said, “Many, many people died during the pandemic and this kind of viral junk makes me furious to a degree I can’t articulate.”
A second added, “Wow, a patient died. Let me get my cell phone ready and make a video of how traumatized I am.
Doctors record the pain of losing a patient.
A third made a very hard point: “When you are emotionally upset about the loss of a life (rightfully so) but then you draw attention to yourself so that others can see that you are upset, then it is no longer about the person. that she is dead or of her memory, but of yourself. This is called narcissism “.
The Daily Mail says several people on TikTok have been following the trend. Videos often show a visibly distressed healthcare worker looking at the camera or looking away.
Sometimes the video is accompanied by text explaining what happened to the patient.
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The backlash has been so strong on social media that some of the content creators have turned off comments on their videos. Others who have gone viral have also completely disabled their accounts, likely due to criticism of the trend.
There is no denying that working in the health sector can be incredibly difficult, especially for mental health. Treating sick patients, handling cases, juggling waiting times, dealing with noisy people or family members, and everything in between can impact people in the industry.
A 2016 study from Cardiff University revealed that nearly 60% of doctors “have experienced some form of mental illness and psychological problems at various stages of his career, “according to CKN.
Strong reaction against workers who express their reactions on social networks.
And that’s just on a normal day.
Consider the mental health consequences of the coronavirus pandemic on everyone who has worked in the healthcare sector for the past two and a half years.
Therefore, it is understandable that some doctors express their mental health problems differently than other people.