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The Resource Sex matters : how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it, Alyson J. McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP

Sex matters : how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it, Alyson J. McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP

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Sex matters : how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it
Title
Sex matters
Title remainder
how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it
Statement of responsibility
Alyson J. McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP
Title variation
How male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exposes that all medical models -- in research and practice -- are male-centric and shows how the biological, biochemical, psychological, and neurological differences between men and women affect issues such as preventative care, emergency care, drug prescriptions, and pain management. Also looks at how race, class, and gender identity are disproportionately affected by this
Cataloging source
NLM
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McGregor, Alyson J
Dewey number
613/.04244
Index
index present
LC call number
RA564.85
LC item number
.M435 2020
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
WA 309.1
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  • Women's health services
  • Women
  • Sexism in medicine
  • Discrimination in medical care
  • Women's Health
  • Women's Health Services
  • Sex Factors
  • Sexism
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Women's Health
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Health Care Issues
  • HEALTH & FITNESS / Diseases / Immune & Autoimmune
  • Discrimination in medical care
  • Sexism in medicine
  • Women
  • Women's health services
Label
Sex matters : how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it, Alyson J. McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Honey, it's all in your head" : Women's intuition versus women's imagination -- A deeper sensitivity : The female relationship to pain
  • Beyond hormonal : Female biochemistry and hormone therapy
  • A new perception : Gender, culture, and identity medicine
  • Part Three.
  • Where we're headed and what you can do.
  • A changing conversation : The future of sex and gender research in medicine
  • Your voice, your medicine : How to have helpful conversations with your providers
  • Appendix A.
  • Your personal medical reconciliation (Med Rec)
  • Appendix B.
  • Part One.
  • Quick reference questions
  • How we got here.
  • Modern medicine is male-centric medicine
  • Sex is more than skin deep
  • Part Two.
  • The six biggest issues facing women's health today.
  • Women's hearts (and brains) break differently
  • Drugs for different bodies : The female side of pharmaceuticals
Control code
1156609859
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780738246765
Lccn
2020933592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1156609859
Label
Sex matters : how male-centric medicine endangers women's health and what we can do about it, Alyson J. McGregor, MD, MA, FACEP
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 221-223) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • "Honey, it's all in your head" : Women's intuition versus women's imagination -- A deeper sensitivity : The female relationship to pain
  • Beyond hormonal : Female biochemistry and hormone therapy
  • A new perception : Gender, culture, and identity medicine
  • Part Three.
  • Where we're headed and what you can do.
  • A changing conversation : The future of sex and gender research in medicine
  • Your voice, your medicine : How to have helpful conversations with your providers
  • Appendix A.
  • Your personal medical reconciliation (Med Rec)
  • Appendix B.
  • Part One.
  • Quick reference questions
  • How we got here.
  • Modern medicine is male-centric medicine
  • Sex is more than skin deep
  • Part Two.
  • The six biggest issues facing women's health today.
  • Women's hearts (and brains) break differently
  • Drugs for different bodies : The female side of pharmaceuticals
Control code
1156609859
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xvi, 254 pages
Isbn
9780738246765
Lccn
2020933592
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1156609859

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