Gaps remain in women's health research

Vogel, Lauren
November 2010
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 16, pE744
Academic Journal
The article focuses on the report by the U.S. Institute of Medicine (IOM) concerning women's health research. The report revealed that improvements in women's health research have reduced the toll of several serious disorders among American women but there has been limited progress in reducing the effects of depression, osteoporosis, and HIV/AIDS. IOM's committee on women's health research chair Nancy Adler stresses the significance for researchers to consider the effects of sex differences.


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