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Gender Bias and the Process of Care

Janice L. Dreachslin (Penn State Great Valley, Pennsylvania, USA)

Journal of Management in Medicine

ISSN: 0268-9235

Article publication date: 1 February 1992

Abstract

Reviews available literature on gender bias and the process of medical care. Current findings point to possible gender bias in treatment protocols for kidney and cardiac patients. Other clinical conditions have not been studied. Identifies methodological challenges to such research and discusses the need for further research.

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Citation

Dreachslin, J.L. (1992), "Gender Bias and the Process of Care", Journal of Management in Medicine, Vol. 6 No. 2, pp. 46-52. https://doi.org/10.1108/02689239210013275

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MCB UP Ltd

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