TITLE

Gaps remain in women's health research

AUTHOR(S)
Vogel, Lauren
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;11/9/2010, Vol. 182 Issue 16, pE744
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
55171230

 

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