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Sex, Illness Severity and Mortality in ICU Patients

2021 06 Jul

Women account for only about 35-45% of patients in the ICU. This is surprising since half of the world’s population are women. This highlights a very pertinent question: do men and women have equitable access to the ICU?   There have been several clinical studies that have tried to determine sex differences in illness severity and survival. However,... Read more