TITLE

GENDER DIFFERENCES -- DO THEY REALLY COUNT?

AUTHOR(S)
Karlstadt, Robyn G.
PUB. DATE
May 1998
SOURCE
American Journal of Gastroenterology;May1998, Vol. 93 Issue 5, p671
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Presents the proceedings from a symposia on gender differences in disease management that was organized by the American College of Gastroenterology on November 2, 1997. Overview of gender based biology in a speech given by Dr. Florence Haseltine, Director of the Center for Population Research at the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development; Discussion on the role of gender and background influences in irritable bowel syndrome by Dr. Brenda Toner, Director of the Women's Mental Health Program and Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, University of Toronto in Ontario; Impact of gender on drug metabolism in a speech given by Dr. Mark Banchik, Director of Anesthesiology, Queens Center Hospital and Director of Perioperative Services Queens Center Hospital and Clinical Assistant Professor from the Department of Anesthesiology at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York.
ACCESSION #
16070737

 

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