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Women's Health

Healthcare's Shadow Pandemic: Women Forced out by Sexual Harassment and Inequality

2021 04 Jul

With women representing 70% of the workforce and 90% of nurses, the clinical care setting is in a “shadow pandemic” prompted by a severe lack of preparation, resources and COVID-19 lockdown measures, warns a global gender equality advocacy group. You might also like:  More patients with breast cancer will benefit from access to its Breast... Read more

ICU Management

Volume 16 - Issue 3, 2016

2016 27 Sep

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ICU Management

Women in Leadership in Intensive Care Medicine

2016 27 Sep

There is a significant gender imbalance in positions of leadership in intensive care medicine. This complex problem requires action to ensure high quality and sustainable leadership for our specialty in the future.   Despite an increasing proportion of ‏women in the medical specialty ‏workforce, there are few female doctors ‏in positions of... Read more