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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 02 December 2020
  • ISBN : 9780128167502
  • Page : 360 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 103 voters

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How Sex and Gender Impact Clinical Practice: An Evidence-Based Guide to Patient Care enables primary care clinicians by providing a framework to understand differences and better care for patients in their practice. Each chapter covers a subspecialty in medicine and discusses the influence of sex hormones on disease, along with sex and gender-based differences in clinical presentation, physical examination, laboratory results, treatment regimens, comorbidities and prognosis. Illustrative case examples and practical practice points help each chapter come alive. A special chapter on communication differences between men and women assists clinicians in their conversations with patients. This book fills an important need by applying years of research findings to sex and gender specific medical care and demonstrating that an individualized approach to patient care will lead to improved detection, treatment and prevention of disease. Explores the effects of sex and gender on disease presentation, treatment and prognosis, and how these differences influence clinical decision-making Provides practical guidance that helps clinicians implement a more individualized approach to patient care Contains information on diseases in each major specialty, as well as chapters on communication, pharmacology and public health challenges

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How Sex and Gender Impact Clinical Practice

How Sex and Gender Impact Clinical Practice
  • Author : Marjorie Jenkins,Connie B. Newman
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-02
  • ISBN : 9780128167502
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How Sex and Gender Impact Clinical Practice: An Evidence-Based Guide to Patient Care enables primary care clinicians by providing a framework to understand differences and better care for patients in their practice. Each chapter covers a subspecialty in medicine and discusses the influence of sex hormones on disease, along with sex and gender-based differences in clinical presentation, physical examination, laboratory results, treatment regimens, comorbidities and prognosis. Illustrative case examples and practical practice points help each chapter come alive. A special

Sex and Gender in Biomedicine

Sex and Gender in Biomedicine
  • Author : Gesine Thea Klinge,Claudia Wiesemann
  • Publisher : Universitätsverlag Göttingen
  • Release Date : 2010
  • ISBN : 9783941875265
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Sex and gender in biomedicine are innovative research concepts of theoretical and clinical medicine that enable a better understanding of health and disease, evidence-based knowledge, effective therapies, and better health outcomes for women and men. Gender Medicine stimulates new ways of doing research: that is to consider sex and gender at all levels of research, from basic research into gene polymorphisms to health behaviour. New research questions have been put forward that focus not on differences per se but on

Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health

Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Committee on Understanding the Biology of Sex and Gender Differences
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2001-07-02
  • ISBN : 0309132975
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It's obvious why only men develop prostate cancer and why only women get ovarian cancer. But it is not obvious why women are more likely to recover language ability after a stroke than men or why women are more apt to develop autoimmune diseases such as lupus. Sex differences in health throughout the lifespan have been documented. Exploring the Biological Contributions to Human Health begins to snap the pieces of the puzzle into place so that this knowledge can be

Sex Differences and Implications for Translational Neuroscience Research

Sex Differences and Implications for Translational Neuroscience Research
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Forum on Neuroscience and Nervous System Disorders
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2011-01-25
  • ISBN : 0309187664
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Biological differences between the sexes influence not only individual health but also public health, biomedical research, and health care. The Institute of Medicine held a workshop March 8-9, 2010, to discuss sex differences and their implications for translational neuroscience research, which bridges the gap between scientific discovery and application.

Sex and Gender in Acute Care Medicine

Sex and Gender in Acute Care Medicine
  • Author : Alyson J. McGregor
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-05-23
  • ISBN : 9781107668164
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This book focuses on the issue of sex and gender in the evaluation and treatment of patients in delivering acute medical care.

Sex and Gender Aspects in Clinical Medicine

Sex and Gender Aspects in Clinical Medicine
  • Author : Sabine Oertelt-Prigione,Vera Regitz-Zagrosek
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2011-11-15
  • ISBN : 0857298321
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This book is a concise, easy to read professional text with a focus on practical aspects. All chapters include tables on sex/gender differences in symptoms and management and a series of suggestions to the novice in the field. Chapters are specialty-specific. The focus is not on women’s health, but the presentation of differences in clinical symptoms, management and outcomes in women and men. Gender Medicine strives to employ the knowledge about these differences to improve diagnosis, better understand

Gender and Respiratory Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, E-Book

Gender and Respiratory Disease, An Issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, E-Book
  • Author : Margaret Pisani
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2021-08-08
  • ISBN : 9780323789561
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This issue of Clinics in Chest Medicine, guest-edited by Dr. Margaret Pisani, is focused on Gender and Respiratory Disease. Topics discussed in this issue include but are not limited to: What are sex and gender and how can we study their impact in respiratory disease?, Sex differences in respiratory physiology, Impact of gender on social determinants of health, Gender differences in obstructive sleep apnea, Impact of gender on sleep disorders across the lifespan, Differences between men and women with COPD,

Communities in Action

Communities in Action
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2017-04-27
  • ISBN : 9780309452960
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In the United States, some populations suffer from far greater disparities in health than others. Those disparities are caused not only by fundamental differences in health status across segments of the population, but also because of inequities in factors that impact health status, so-called determinants of health. Only part of an individual's health status depends on his or her behavior and choice; community-wide problems like poverty, unemployment, poor education, inadequate housing, poor public transportation, interpersonal violence, and decaying neighborhoods also

Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination

Clinical Aspects of Sexual Harassment and Gender Discrimination
  • Author : Sharyn Ann Lenhart
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2004-03-20
  • ISBN : 9781135941314
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This book addresses the psychological impact of sexual harassment and gender discrimination from both a clinical and theoretical perspective, whereas previous literature on the topic has emphasized legal and employment consequences. To start, Lenhart provides a comprehensive summary and integration of existing literature and discusses relevant aspects of the workplace and legal environments. The second portion of the book deals with the psychodynamics of sexual harassment and gender discrimination, placing these violations in proper psychological perspective, along the same lines

Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Electronic Health Records

Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Electronic Health Records
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on the Health of Select Populations
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2013-04-20
  • ISBN : 9780309268042
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Collecting Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Data in Electronic Health Records: Workshop Summary reviews the statement of task set to the committee which required them to collect sexual orientation and gender identity data in electronic health records. This report summarizes the invited presentations and facilitated discussions about current practices around sexual orientation and gender identity data collection, the challenges in collecting these data, and ways in which these challenges can be overcome. Areas of focus for the workshop include the

Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease

Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease
  • Author : Maria Teresa Ferretti,Annemarie Schumacher Dimech,Antonella Santuccione Chadha
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-19
  • ISBN : 9780128193440
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Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease: The Women's Brain Project offers, for the first time, a critical overview of the evidence documenting sex and gender differences in AD neurobiology, biomarkers, clinical presentation, treatment, clinical trials and their outcomes and impact on caregivers. This knowledge is crucial for clinical development, digital health solutions, and as social and psychological support to AD families. Presents comprehensive and critical reviews of sex differences in Alzheimer's disease Combines the knowledge and points-of-view of neuroscientists,

Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease

Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease
  • Author : Maria Teresa Ferretti,Annemarie Schumacher Dimech,Antonella Santuccione Chadha
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-23
  • ISBN : 9780128193457
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Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer’s Disease: The Women’s Brain Project offers for the first time a critical overview of the evidence documenting sex and gender differences in Alzheimer’s disease neurobiology, biomarkers, clinical presentation, treatment, clinical trials and their outcomes, and socioeconomic impact on both patients and caregivers. This knowledge is crucial for clinical development, digital health solutions, as well as social and psychological support to Alzheimer’s disease families, in the frame of a precision medicine

Sex and Gender Differences in Pharmacology

Sex and Gender Differences in Pharmacology
  • Author : Vera Regitz-Zagrosek
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-10-02
  • ISBN : 9783642307263
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This is the very first book to deal with sex and gender differences in drug therapy - an increasingly recognized medical need. It starts with an overview on S/G in clinical syndromes and a documentation of the medical and socioeconomic damage caused by gender specific adverse drug effects. Part I covers S/G differences in pharmacokinetics. Researchers will be satisfied by the detailed discussion of the mechanisms of S/G differences in drug effects that represents cutting edge science

Research on Women's Health

Research on Women's Health
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1997
  • ISBN : CHI:51736928
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Gender Change in Academia

Gender Change in Academia
  • Author : Birgit Riegraf,Brigitte Aulenbacher,Edit Kirsch-Auwärter,Ursula Müller
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2010-07-15
  • ISBN : 9783531925011
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Editors’ Foreword The fundamental changes currently taking place in the national and international science landscapes can no longer be overlooked. Within those changes, reforms do not go ‘as planned’ but, as is always the case with processes of rationali- tion, have a series of unintended effects. At the same time it becomes incre- ingly clear who in this process are the winners and who are the losers, although this is still subject to fluctuation and change. This can be illustrated