women physicians

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Summary: Women licensed to practice medicine.

Top Publications

  1. ncbi Implications of the increasing female participation in the general practice workforce in Ireland
    F Graham
    UCD Department of General Practice, Coombe Healthcare Centre, Dolphin s Barn, Dublin 8
    Ir Med J 97:82-3. 2004
  2. pmc The feminization of the medical work force, implications for Scottish primary care: a survey of Scottish general practitioners
    Brian McKinstry
    Community Health Sciences GP Section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:56. 2006
  3. ncbi Personal values of male and female doctors: gender aspects
    L Neittaanmäki
    Social and Health Care, Pohjois Savo Polytechnic, Iisalmi, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 48:559-68. 1999
  4. ncbi Clinical and personal relationships between oral contraceptive and hormone replacement therapy use among US women physicians
    Erica Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Menopause 10:133-41. 2003
  5. ncbi Part-time medical practice: where is it headed?
    Julia E McMurray
    Department of Medical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 118:87-92. 2005
  6. ncbi Self-reported depression and suicide attempts among U.S. women physicians
    E Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1887-94. 1999
  7. pmc The work lives of women physicians results from the physician work life study. The SGIM Career Satisfaction Study Group
    J E McMurray
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:372-80. 2000
  8. ncbi Women doctors in Norway: the challenging balance between career and family life
    Elisabeth Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, P b 6954 St Olavs Ploss, N 0130 Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 57:1327-41. 2003
  9. ncbi Medical women -- towards full integration? An analysis of the specialty choices made by two cohorts of Norwegian doctors
    E Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 52:331-43. 2001
  10. ncbi Female medical students' interest in radiology careers
    Marilyn A Roubidoux
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:246-53. 2009

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  1. ncbi Implications of the increasing female participation in the general practice workforce in Ireland
    F Graham
    UCD Department of General Practice, Coombe Healthcare Centre, Dolphin s Barn, Dublin 8
    Ir Med J 97:82-3. 2004
    ....
  2. pmc The feminization of the medical work force, implications for Scottish primary care: a survey of Scottish general practitioners
    Brian McKinstry
    Community Health Sciences GP Section, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH8 9DX, UK
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:56. 2006
    ..However, there is very little information on the actual hours worked by men and women general practitioners or on the types of work they are undertaking...
  3. ncbi Personal values of male and female doctors: gender aspects
    L Neittaanmäki
    Social and Health Care, Pohjois Savo Polytechnic, Iisalmi, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 48:559-68. 1999
    ..self actualization, success, universal values, well-being, family and ideology. Women doctors rated close friends, health, success, universalism and ideology as more important than men doctors...
  4. ncbi Clinical and personal relationships between oral contraceptive and hormone replacement therapy use among US women physicians
    Erica Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Menopause 10:133-41. 2003
    ..To examine relationships between a history of oral contraceptive (OC) use and current use of or intention to use hormone replacement therapy (HRT)...
  5. ncbi Part-time medical practice: where is it headed?
    Julia E McMurray
    Department of Medical Psychology, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Med 118:87-92. 2005
  6. ncbi Self-reported depression and suicide attempts among U.S. women physicians
    E Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 156:1887-94. 1999
    Studies examining suicide rates for U.S. women physicians and other U.S. women have found odds ratios as high as 4 to 1...
  7. pmc The work lives of women physicians results from the physician work life study. The SGIM Career Satisfaction Study Group
    J E McMurray
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53705, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 15:372-80. 2000
    ..To describe gender differences in job satisfaction, work life issues, and burnout of U.S. physicians...
  8. ncbi Women doctors in Norway: the challenging balance between career and family life
    Elisabeth Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, P b 6954 St Olavs Ploss, N 0130 Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 57:1327-41. 2003
    ..The findings further demonstrate that being married to another doctor had a positive impact on the career, especially for women doctors...
  9. ncbi Medical women -- towards full integration? An analysis of the specialty choices made by two cohorts of Norwegian doctors
    E Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 52:331-43. 2001
    ..Although the medical profession still appears as a gender differentiated community, the article gives a more dynamic and in some respects a more optimistic picture than earlier studies...
  10. ncbi Female medical students' interest in radiology careers
    Marilyn A Roubidoux
    Department of Radiology, University of Michigan Health System, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Am Coll Radiol 6:246-53. 2009
    ....
  11. pmc Why do patients of female physicians have higher rates of breast and cervical cancer screening?
    N Lurie
    Department of Medicine, Hennepin County Medical Center, Minneapolis, MN 55415, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 12:34-43. 1997
    ..Women are more likely to receive breast and cervical cancer screening if they see female physicians. We studied whether this is due to differences between male and female physicians, or to differences in their patients...
  12. ncbi Prevalence and correlates of harassment among US women physicians
    E Frank
    School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:352-8. 1998
    ..Previous published studies have been small, have surveyed only 1 site or a convenience sample, and have suffered from selection bias...
  13. ncbi Prevalences and correlates of ethnic harassment in the U.S. Women Physicians' Health Study
    G Corbie-Smith
    Department of Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Acad Med 74:695-701. 1999
    To describe lifetime prevalences and correlates of ethnic harassment in U.S. women physicians.
  14. ncbi Women physicians are early adopters of on-line continuing medical education
    John M Harris
    College of Medicine, Arizona Health Sciences Center, Medical Directions, Inc, Tucson, Arizona, USA
    J Contin Educ Health Prof 23:221-8. 2003
    ..It would be useful to instructional designers and CME developers to better understand the characteristics of this influential group...
  15. ncbi Compensation and advancement of women in academic medicine: is there equity?
    Arlene S Ash
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Ann Intern Med 141:205-12. 2004
    ..These studies, however, have typically not had the data to examine equity, that is, do women receive similar rewards for similar achievement?..
  16. ncbi Perceived obstacles to career success for women in academic surgery
    L M Colletti
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan Health System, 1500 E Medical Center Dr, 2921 Taubman Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0331, USA
    Arch Surg 135:972-7. 2000
    ..We reviewed published studies concerning women in academic surgery within the context of reporting the results of a survey of both male and female surgeons at 1 academic center...
  17. ncbi Career obstacles for women in medicine: an overview
    V Reed
    Department of Psychosocial Medicine, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland
    Med Educ 35:139-47. 2001
    ..Medical schools and other institutions are taking the issue seriously as can be seen from the variety of government and institution-based initiatives directed at improving the role of women in medicine...
  18. ncbi Issues in the recruitment and success of women in academic surgery
    Seema S Sonnad
    Department of Surgery, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Surgery 132:415-9. 2002
    ..We undertook a national survey of male and female academic surgeons to identify issues and perceptions surrounding the success of women in surgery...
  19. pmc Women doctors and their careers: what now?
    Isobel Allen
    Policy Studies Institute, University of Westminster, London NW1 3SR
    BMJ 331:569-72. 2005
  20. ncbi Neutralizing differences: producing neutral doctors for (almost) neutral patients
    B L Beagan
    Department of Anthropology and Sociology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada
    Soc Sci Med 51:1253-65. 2000
    ..In short, intentional and unintentional homogenizing influences in their training work to neutralize the impact of increasing social differences among medical students...
  21. ncbi Women in hospital medicine: career choices and opportunities
    R C Fitzgerald
    Cancer Cell Unit, MRC Hutchison Research Centre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge CB2 2XZ
    Hosp Med 62:778-9. 2001
    ..This article outlines the findings of the report and the implications for hospital medicine...
  22. ncbi Smoking cessation counseling by primary care women physicians: Women Physicians' Health Study
    A Easton
    Office on Smoking and Health, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Women Health 32:77-91. 2001
    The Women Physicians' Health Study (WPHS) offers a unique opportunity to examine the counseling and screening practices of women physicians...
  23. ncbi Women in academic medicine--progress and challenges
    Mary Beth Hamel
    N Engl J Med 355:310-2. 2006
  24. ncbi Perceptions of women medical students and their influence on career choice
    Leigh Neumayer
    Salt Lake City VAMC, Department of Surgery, University of Utah, 50 N Medical Dr, Salt Lake City, UT 84132, USA
    Am J Surg 183:146-50. 2002
    ....
  25. ncbi Career preferences and the work-family balance in medicine: gender differences among medical specialists
    P J Heiliger
    Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care, Utrecht
    Soc Sci Med 50:1235-46. 2000
    ..Flexible careers related to home domain determinants or other activities will reinforce a life cycle approach, in which the centrality of work is decreasing...
  26. ncbi Personal and clinical skin cancer prevention practices of US women physicians
    M Saraiya
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30341, USA
    Arch Dermatol 136:633-42. 2000
    ..To document physician clinical and personal skin cancer prevention practices and associated characteristics...
  27. ncbi Women patients' preference for women physicians is a barrier to colon cancer screening
    Stacy B Menees
    Division of Gastroenterology, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA
    Gastrointest Endosc 62:219-23. 2005
    The preference of women patients for women physicians has been shown in many specialties. Women patients awaiting a lower endoscopy have been shown to have a preference for women endoscopists...
  28. pmc Women in cardiology: a UK perspective
    A D Timmis
    Heart 91:273-4. 2005
    ..Women are particularly under-represented in cardiology in the UK, even though women outnumber men in admissions to medical school. Could this disparity be detrimental to the specialty in this country?..
  29. ncbi Health-related behaviors of women physicians vs other women in the United States
    E Frank
    School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Arch Intern Med 158:342-8. 1998
    To examine the health-related behaviors of women physicians compared with those of other women of high and not high socioeconomic status and with national goals.
  30. ncbi Women physicians in academic medicine: new insights from cohort studies
    L Nonnemaker
    Center for the Assessment and Management of Change in Academic Medicine, Association of American Medical Colleges, Washington, DC 20037, USA
    N Engl J Med 342:399-405. 2000
    ....
  31. ncbi Gender similarities in doctors' preferences--and gender differences in final specialisation
    Elisabeth Gjerberg
    Work Research Institute, Oslo, Norway
    Soc Sci Med 54:591-605. 2002
    ..The possible existence of other closure mechanisms in surgery, as indicated by some doctors in this and in other studies, have to be further explored...
  32. pmc Are there too many female medical graduates? No
    Jane Dacre
    Faculty of Biomedical Sciences, University College London, London WC1E 6BT
    BMJ 336:749. 2008
  33. ncbi Correlates of physicians' prevention-related practices. Findings from the Women Physicians' Health Study
    E Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:359-67. 2000
    ..Of the few such variables that have been examined, they have typically only been studied in univariate analyses or in small or otherwise limited populations and have been especially sparsely studied in women physicians.
  34. ncbi Women in the UK academic medicine workforce
    Bhupinder Sandhu
    Department of Paediatric Gastroenterology, Royal Hospital for Children, Bristol, UK
    Med Educ 41:909-14. 2007
    ..This study aimed to compare data on the employment profiles (such as grade, place of work, etc.) of male and female clinical academics...
  35. ncbi A portrait of pediatric radiologists in the United States
    Leonard Merewitz
    LAMA Consulting, Chevy Chase, MD 20815 3940, USA
    AJR Am J Roentgenol 186:12-22. 2006
    ....
  36. ncbi When most doctors are women: what lies ahead?
    Wendy Levinson
    St Michael s Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Ann Intern Med 141:471-4. 2004
    ..We also consider the potential positive and negative consequences of a predominantly female physician workforce on these domains...
  37. ncbi Critical factors in career decision making for women medical graduates
    Joanna Lawrence
    University of Auckland, New Zealand
    Med Educ 37:319-27. 2003
    ..To inform those involved in training and employment of medical women, this study investigated the influencing factors in career decision making for female medical graduates...
  38. ncbi The impact of feminisation on general practice
    J P M Denekens
    Departement of General Practice, University of Antwerp, Universiteitplein 1, 2610 Wilrijk
    Acta Clin Belg 57:5-10. 2002
    ..Finally a number of points of attention and recommendations are given in the framework of the faculties' "emancipatory potential" and for making sound policy in the men/women power planning for health governments...
  39. pmc A force to contend with: The gender gap closes in Canadian medical schools
    Kirsteen R Burton
    CMAJ 170:1385-6. 2004
  40. ncbi Understanding gender construction: creating space for feminist health care practice and research
    Patricia A Kinser
    School of Nursing, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, Virginia, USA
    Health Care Women Int 26:422-9. 2005
    ..To assure equal and fair health care practices, a paradigm shift is called for that actively accepts feminist research practices and rejects culturally dominant methods of research in medicine and science...
  41. pmc Women in cardiology: a European perspective
    F Andreotti
    Heart 91:275-6. 2005
    ..Women may be under-represented in cardiology in the UK, but what about the rest of Europe?..
  42. ncbi Exercise counseling and personal exercise habits of US women physicians
    Erica Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:178-84. 2003
    This paper examines the personal exercise habits of women physicians and the effect of those habits on how they counsel their patients on exercise.
  43. ncbi Gender-related differences in the organization and provision of services among general practitioners in Europe: a signal to health care planners
    W G Boerma
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Primary Health Care, Utrecht
    Med Care 38:993-1002. 2000
    ..The number of women entering general practice is rising in many countries. Thus, gender differences in work situation preferences and practice activities are important for future planning...
  44. ncbi Family responsibilities and domestic activities of US women physicians
    E Frank
    Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30303 3219, USA
    Arch Fam Med 9:134-40. 2000
    b>Women physicians may have a multiplicity of domestic roles (eg, cook, housekeeper, child care provider) that are of inherent interest and that may affect their professional lives, but are largely unstudied.
  45. pmc The generation and gender shifts in medicine: an exploratory survey of internal medicine physicians
    Emily Jovic
    Department of Sociology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, N6A 5C2, Canada
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:55. 2006
    ..We also ask: Do female and male Generation X physicians differ significantly in their work hours and work attitudes regarding patient care and life balance?..
  46. ncbi Towards gender balance: but will women physicians have an impact on medicine?
    E Riska
    Department of Sociology, Abo Akademi University, Finland
    Soc Sci Med 52:179-87. 2001
    ..Support for both a ghettoization and a vanguard argument for women physicians can be documented...
  47. ncbi Women Radiologists in the United States: results from the American College of Radiology's 2003 Survey
    Rebecca S Lewis
    Research Department, American College of Radiology, 1891 Preston White Dr, Reston, VA 20191, USA
    Radiology 242:802-10. 2007
    ..To retrospectively evaluate data from the 2003 American College of Radiology (ACR) survey of diagnostic radiologists with regard to characteristics of women radiologists, their professional activities, and the practices in which they work...
  48. ncbi Gender-related differences in general practice preferences: longitudinal evidence from the Netherlands 1982-2001
    Tanja Mayorova
    Faculty of Medicine, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 72:73-80. 2005
    ..Also, as many female GPs abstain from practicing after having finished a vocational GP training program it will be essential to create work facilities to keep them available for the GP labour market...
  49. ncbi Physician health, stress and gender at a university hospital
    B Bergman
    Women s Health Program, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, Canada
    J Psychosom Res 54:171-8. 2003
    To determine personal and work related factors contributing to physician health and stress in men and women physicians in a university hospital.
  50. ncbi Women in surgical residency training programs
    Laurel C Blakemore
    2912 Taubman Center, Box 0328, University of Michigan Medical School, 1500 East Medical Center Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 0328, USA
    J Bone Joint Surg Am 85:2477-80. 2003
    ..Increasing numbers of women are entering surgical fields. The purpose of this study was to assess whether orthopaedic surgery is significantly different from other surgical fields in the recruitment of women to training programs...
  51. ncbi Violence against women in Turkey and the role of women physicians
    Nuket Ornek Buken
    Hacettepe Universitesi Tip Fakultesi, Deontoloji Tip Etigi, Ankara, Turkiye
    Nurs Ethics 13:197-205. 2006
    ..The Commission is pivotal in the education of women physicians and in heightening awareness of the situation...
  52. ncbi Career satisfaction and retention of a sample of women physicians who work reduced hours
    Rosalind C Barnett
    Women s Studies Research Center, Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 14:146-53. 2005
    To better understand the career satisfaction and factors related to retention of women physicians who work reduced hours and are in dual-earner couples in comparison to their full-time counterparts.
  53. ncbi The influence of controllable lifestyle and sex on the specialty choices of graduating U.S. medical students, 1996-2003
    E Ray Dorsey
    University of Rochester, School of Medicine and Dentistry, 1351 Mt Hope Avenue, Suite 223, Rochester, NY 14620, USA
    Acad Med 80:791-6. 2005
    ..To determine whether the preferences of female medical students are sufficient to explain the recent trend of U.S. medical students choosing specialties with controllable lifestyles...
  54. ncbi [MSF-inquiry: Different views on leadership among female and male students. Leadership education important for increased equality within the medical profession]
    Johan Zelano
    Sveriges yngre läkares förening
    Lakartidningen 101:3712, 3714. 2004
  55. ncbi Breast is best for GPs--or is it? Breastfeeding attitudes and practice of general practitioners in the Mid-West of Ireland
    B Finneran
    Ir Med J 97:268-70. 2004
    ..Training in relation to breastfeeding appears lacking, however. Formal training appears to confer advantage, and if, made accessible to interested GPs has the potential to positively influence breastfeeding rates...
  56. ncbi Professional satisfaction of women in surgery: results of a national study
    Adelheid End
    Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria
    Arch Surg 139:1208-14. 2004
    ..Individual, group, and organizational factors influence the professional satisfaction of women surgeons in Austria...
  57. ncbi Comparison of Estonian and Finnish physicians' opinions of menopause and hormone therapy
    Sirpa Liisa Hovi
    National Research and Development Centre for Welfare and Health STAKES, Health and Social Services, PO Box 220, FIN 00531 Helsinki, Finland
    Maturitas 49:107-13. 2004
    ..To compare Estonian and Finnish gynaecologists' and general practitioners' (GP) opinions on and prescribing practices in hormone treatment (HT) during and after menopause...
  58. doi Underpaid women, stressed out men, satisfied emergency physicians
    Linda E Keyes
    Ann Emerg Med 51:729-31. 2008
  59. ncbi Do patients view male and female doctors differently?
    O P Adudu
    Department of Anaesthesiology, University of Benin, Benin City, Edo State, Nigeria
    East Afr Med J 84:172-7. 2007
    ..This study was a patient survey of attitudes towards the gender of their physicians generally and in medical specialties at the University of Benin Teaching Hospital...
  60. pmc Who wants to be a surgeon? A study of 300 first year medical students
    Thomas H S Fysh
    Department of Surgery, RCHT Treliske, Treliske, Truro, Cornwall, TR1 3LJ, UK
    BMC Med Educ 7:2. 2007
    ..Opinion is divided as to whether this is due to lifestyle considerations, disinterest or perceived discrimination. It is not clear at what stage these careers decisions are made...
  61. ncbi [General practitioners' participation in out-of-hours work]
    Hogne Sandvik
    Nasjonalt kompetansesenter for legevaktmedisin, Kalfarveien 31, 5018 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:2513-6. 2007
    ..Out-of-hours work is often perceived as burdensome and there is an inherent increased risk of making mistakes. The aim of the study was to examine Regular General Practitioners' (RGPs') experiences with and attitudes to out-of-hours work...
  62. ncbi [A questionnaire about the view of graduates on undergraduate medical education. Obvious attitude differences between women and men]
    Astrid Hoppe
    Akademiska sjukhuset, Uppsala
    Lakartidningen 105:620-3. 2008
  63. ncbi Working group 2: How to encourage more women to choose a career in cardiology
    Carole A Warnes
    J Am Coll Cardiol 44:238-41. 2004
  64. ncbi Keys to career satisfaction: insights from a survey of women pediatric surgeons
    Donna A Caniano
    Division of Pediatric Surgery, Department of Surgery, Ohio State University College of Medicine and Public Health, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Pediatr Surg 39:984-90. 2004
    ..To maintain surgery as a premier career choice, female students must find surgery to be professionally and personally rewarding...
  65. ncbi Gender differences in the practice of adult primary care physicians
    Ann K Boulis
    Philadelphia VA Center for Health Equity Research and Promotion, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 13:703-12. 2004
    ..This study investigates how physician gender affects reactions to six model patients...
  66. pmc Gender shift in realisation of preferred type of GP practice: longitudinal survey over the last 25 years
    Tanja Maiorova
    Institute of Medical Education, Faculty of Medicine, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 7:111. 2007
    ....
  67. ncbi Cardiothoracic surgery resident education: update on resident recruitment and job placement
    Jorge D Salazar
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas 78229, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 82:1160-5. 2006
    ..The application cycle for 2004 marked the first time the number of applicants was lower than the positions offered. This survey reflects on this trend in applications and the perspectives of current and graduating residents...
  68. ncbi [Hospital discharge information as a communication tool]
    Kari J Kvaerner
    Senter for hode og halsforskning, Akershus universitetssykehus, 1478 Lørenskog
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 125:2815-7. 2005
    ..It has been claimed that the communication between GPs and specialised health care is insufficient, particularly for patients with an extended need of care...
  69. ncbi Pediatric faculty members' attitudes about part-time faculty positions and policies to support part-time faculty: a study at one medical center
    Jessica A Kahn
    Division of Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, MLC 4000, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Acad Med 80:931-9. 2005
    ..To examine pediatric faculty members' attitudes about part-time faculty positions and policies to support part-time faculty...
  70. ncbi Presidential Address. When I grow up, I want to be successful like daddy: I just don't want to be a doctor
    Bruce A Perler
    Division of Vascular Surgery, Department of Surgery, The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, MD 21287, USA
    J Vasc Surg 45:627-34. 2007
  71. ncbi The relationship between specialty choice and gender of U.S. medical students, 1990-2003
    Emily M Lambert
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, New York, USA
    Acad Med 80:797-802. 2005
    ..S. medical students. The authors looked at the specialty choices of U.S. medical students between 1990 and 2003 to determine whether and to what degree women were responsible for the trends toward controllable lifestyle specialties...
  72. doi Shortage of female cardiologists: exploring the issues
    Leslie A Saxon
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 90033, USA
    Mayo Clin Proc 83:1022-5. 2008
  73. ncbi "Doctor" or "doctora": do patients care?
    Muhammad Waseem
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center, Bronx, NY 10451, USA
    Pediatr Emerg Care 21:515-7. 2005
    ..This study attempted to find gender preferences of children and parents for the physician in the emergency department...
  74. ncbi [Physicians' experience with and attitudes to interaction between health care levels]
    Betty Pettersen
    Institutt for samfunnsmedisin, Universitetet i Tromsø, 9037 Tromsø
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 127:565-8. 2007
    ..We have studied physicians' experience with and attitudes to interaction between health care levels, and their opinions on how this can be improved...
  75. ncbi Disentangling physician sex and physician communication style: their effects on patient satisfaction in a virtual medical visit
    Marianne Schmid Mast
    University of Neuchatel, Department of Work and Organizational Psychology, Rue de la Maladiere 23, CH 2000 Neuchatel, Switzerland
    Patient Educ Couns 68:16-22. 2007
    ..By using the virtual medical visit paradigm, we were able to disentangle the two variables and study their separate and/or joint effects on patient satisfaction...
  76. pmc Workplace discrimination: experiences of practicing physicians
    Alice A Tolbert Coombs
    Department of Social Medicine, Harvard Medical School, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 97:467-77. 2005
    ....
  77. ncbi Perspectives on lifestyle intervention: the views of general practitioners who have taken part in a health promotion study
    Eva T Jacobsen
    DSI Danish Institute for Health Services Research, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    Scand J Public Health 33:4-10. 2005
    ....
  78. ncbi Perspectives of female physicians practicing in rural Wisconsin
    Erin B Kimball
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    WMJ 106:256-9. 2007
    ..The intent of this study was to identify which factors influenced female physicians to enter rural practice and to look at the issues they are confronting...
  79. ncbi [Sexual medicine in primary care--development in the years 1980-1990-2004]
    C Buddeberg
    Abteilung Psychosoziale Medizin, Universitatsspital Zurich
    Praxis (Bern 1994) 96:721-5. 2007
    ..In 2004 the participating doctors assess their knowledge in sexual medicine at a higher level compared to 1980. The training of primary care physicians in primary care should further be improved...
  80. ncbi Differences in practice and personal profiles between male and female ophthalmologists
    Helen V Danesh-Meyer
    Department of Ophthalmology, University of Auckland, Auckland, New Zealand
    Clin Experiment Ophthalmol 35:318-23. 2007
    ..To assess practice profiles and attitudes towards career and family among ophthalmologists in Australia and New Zealand, with an emphasis on identifying gender differences...
  81. ncbi [General practitioners' attitudes towards the diagnosis of lung cancer and the diagnostic organisation]
    Marianne Bjerager
    Aarhus Universitet, Institut og Forskningsenhed for Almen Praksis, og Arhus Sygehus, Onkologisk afdeling, Arhus C
    Ugeskr Laeger 168:1443-7. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to determine whether there is a nihilistic attitude towards diagnosing lung cancer among Danish general practitioners (GPs) and to obtain the GPs' evaluation of the present approach to lung cancer diagnosis...
  82. ncbi [Do physicians experience spousal support in their medical career?]
    Wenche Østerlie
    Institutt for samfunnsmedisinske fag, Norges Teknisk Naturvitenskapelige Universitet, Medisinsk Teknisk Senter, Trondheim
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:2296-9. 2003
    ..It is not well known to what extent physicians' spouses are supportive of the physician's total situation, or how gender, age, family or professional aspects influence this perception...
  83. ncbi [General practitioners' experiences with the list patient system]
    Benedicte Carlsen
    Rokkansenteret Universitetet i Bergen Nygårdsgaten 5 5015 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1322-4. 2003
  84. ncbi Effects of physician gender on patient satisfaction
    Klea D Bertakis
    Department of Family and Community Medicine, Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, University of California, Davis, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 58:69-75. 2003
    ....
  85. ncbi Gender influences on career opportunities, practice choices, and job satisfaction in a cohort of physicians with certification in sports medicine
    A L Pana
    Department of Family Medicine, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-5099, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 11:96-102. 2001
    ..However, our study does not conclude how or when gender begins to affect the female sports medicine physician's career opportunities...
  86. ncbi Gastroenterology training and career choices: a prospective longitudinal study of the impact of gender and of managed care
    Freda L Arlow
    Department of Gastroenterology, Henry Ford Health System, Detroit, Michigan, USA
    Am J Gastroenterol 97:459-69. 2002
    ..We aimed to determine if gender differences exist in the selection and training of female and male gastroenterology fellows...
  87. ncbi The Jefferson Scale of Physician Empathy: further psychometric data and differences by gender and specialty at item level
    Mohammadreza Hojat
    Cernter for Research in Medical Education and Health Care, Jefferson Medical College Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Acad Med 77:S58-60. 2002
  88. ncbi Sex differences in career progress and satisfaction in an academic medical center
    JoAnn Manson
    Division of Preventative Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 57:194. 2002
  89. ncbi Sex differences in career progression and satisfaction in an academic medical center
    Lynn C Epstein
    Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, USA
    J Am Med Womens Assoc 57:195, 207. 2002
    ....
  90. ncbi Do gender-dyads have different communication patterns? A comparative study in Western-European general practices
    Atie van den Brink-Muinen
    NIVEL, Netherlands Institute of Primary Health, P O Box 1568, 3500 BN, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 48:253-64. 2002
    ..It is important to take into consideration differences between gender-dyads and between countries when studying gender effects on communication across countries or when comparing studies performed in different countries...
  91. ncbi Physician gender and hormone replacement therapy discussion
    S Huston
    University of Michigan, College of Pharmacy, 428 Church Street, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1065, USA
    J Womens Health Gend Based Med 10:279-87. 2001
    ..51, p < 0.0001). In this health sciences center, with physicians similar in age and training, male physicians discussed HRT significantly more often than did female physicians...
  92. ncbi Against women: are we looking after our general practitioners? GPs' views of the 1990 part-time contract
    J Littlewood
    South Bank University, London
    J R Soc Promot Health 119:85-8. 1999
    ..The unresolved effects of the intra-professional differences in opportunities may affect the inter-professional functioning of the primary health care team and ultimately continuity and quality of care for patients...
  93. ncbi Tracking career satisfaction and perceptions of quality among US obstetricians and gynecologists
    Richard L Kravitz
    Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Division of General Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 102:463-70. 2003
    ....
  94. ncbi [The length of the patient list, waiting lists, workload and job satisfaction among general practitioners in Bergen]
    Øystein Hetlevik
    Arstad bydel, Bergen kommune Postboks 7715 5020 Bergen
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 124:813-5. 2004
    ..A list patient system was established in Norway in June 2001. Among general practitioners (GPs) there were much concern about workload according to list length, and about uneven distribution of workload among GPs...
  95. ncbi [Gender perspective relevant in many medical school subjects. Essential to perceive men and women holistically]
    Katarina Hamberg
    Institutionen för folkhälsa och klinisk medicin, enheten för allmänmedicin, Umea Universitet
    Lakartidningen 100:4078-83. 2003
    ..The need for education of teachers on gender issues is a crucial issue for those responsible for the academic syllabus...
  96. ncbi A "ton of feathers": gender discrimination in academic medical careers and how to manage it
    Phyllis L Carr
    Division of General Internal Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusett, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:1009-18. 2003
    ....
  97. ncbi Women in academic medicine: a report of focus groups and questionnaires, with conjoint analysis
    Ann J Brown
    Department of Medicine, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27710, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 12:999-1008. 2003
    ..Women remain underrepresented in the senior ranks of academic medicine. The purpose of the study was to evaluate the work environment at Duke University Medical Center, with particular emphasis on gender climate...
  98. ncbi Primary care pediatricians' roles and perceived responsibilities in the identification and management of maternal depression
    Ardis L Olson
    Department of Pediatrics, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center and Dartmouth Medical School, Lebanon, New Hampshire 03756 0001, USA
    Pediatrics 110:1169-76. 2002
    ..To describe the attitudes and approaches of primary care pediatricians in the identification and management of postpartum and other maternal depression...
  99. ncbi Practice profiles, procedures, and personal rewards according to the sex of the physician
    Peter J Carek
    Department of Family Medicine, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    South Med J 96:767-71. 2003
    ..The objective of this study was to explore physician and practice characteristics according to sex...
  100. ncbi Communicating fatigue in general practice and the role of gender
    Ludwien Meeuwesen
    Department of General Social Sciences, Research Institute for Psychology and Health, Utrecht University, PO Box 80 140, 3508 TC, Utrecht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 48:233-42. 2002
    ..Female GPs were more affective than their male colleagues, and they used gender-specific communication strategies to explore the patient's agenda. It seems necessary to use a gender-sensitive approach in communication research...
  101. ncbi Attitudes toward physician-nurse collaboration: a cross-cultural study of male and female physicians and nurses in the United States and Mexico
    M Hojat
    Jefferson Longitudinal Study in the Center for Research in Medical Education and Health Care, Jefferson Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107-5083, USA
    Nurs Res 50:123-8. 2001
    ..Faculty preparation for collaboration is necessary in such cultures before implementing collaborative education...

Research Grants43

  1. Women's Health & Aging:Research and Leadership Training
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  2. Training/Education: Advance in Clinical Research (RMI)
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Extramural federal research funding for the primary mentors exceeds $80 million annually in direct costs. Thus, this is the right time and UW-Madison is the right place for this far-reaching, innovative training grant. ..
  3. WOMEN'S HEALTH AND AGING: CLINICAL SCIENTIST DEVELOPMENT
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Because women's health research draws predominantly women investigators, this program also addresses the NIH workforce priority of developing women leaders in biomedical and behavioral research. ..
  4. UW-Madison CTSA Planning Grant
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  5. Training & Education:Advanced Multidisciplinary Clinical Research (TEAM) (RMI)
    MARY CARNES; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Thus, this is the right time and UW-Madison is the right place for this far-reaching, innovative training grant. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  6. Computer Agents to Promote Walking in Older Adults with Low Health Literacy
    Rebecca A Silliman; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The proposed study will determine whether a low-cost automated system that can be easily deployed from ambulatory clinics will be effective in motivating older adults with low literacy to obtain more physical activity. ..
  7. UV Safe: New approaches to reduce teen UV exposure
    Ardis Olson; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In these development activities, we will include objective measures of skin color to determine if this methodology is feasible as an outcome measure in a subsequent community study. ..
  8. Human Papillovirus Testing in Adolescents
    Jessica Kahn; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Aim 5 To determine the cumulative prevalence and rates of persistence and regression of HPV infection, and correlation of HPV test results with cervicaI cytology, in the above sample of urban adolescent girls. ..
  9. Rapid HIV Testing for Emergency Department Patients
    Roland Merchant; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..He will be mentored by internationally-known experts in HIV research from biostatistics, epidemiology, and clinical medicine at both Brown University and Harvard University. ..
  10. Infant Overfeeding in Immigrant Families
    Mark Doescher; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Taken together, this information will set the stage for a large randomized, clinical trial to prevent overweight among high-risk Somali infants. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  11. Summer Institute in Geriatric Medicine (2002,2003,2004)
    Rebecca Silliman; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  12. Promoting Healthy Families Through Enhanced Primary Care
    Ardis Olson; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..We will determine the respective impact of these two levels of post-visit support on stage of change, parental action on key obesity risk behaviors, child behaviors, and stabilization of BMI z scores after 6 months. ..
  13. Aspartame Intake and the Risk of Cancer
    Eva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Our results may help decision-makers formulate guidelines and direct future aspartame studies. Even a null finding would be important in this context. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  14. INFORMED DECISION MAKING IN OLDER PATIENTS AND SURGEONS
    Wendy Levinson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The study also forms the scientific foundation of a major education initiative by the AAOS designed to improve the communication skills of surgeons and ultimately the care of patients. ..
  15. Impact of Breast Cancer on Older Survivors
    Rebecca Silliman; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..Understanding their physical, psychological, and medical and oncological care needs will inform the future care of older women with this disease. ..
  16. Case Study of Hosp Based Center for Integrative Medicine
    Ian Coulter; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..A detailed case study, using qualitative and quantitative research methods will yield a rich description that can facilitate future quantitative studies over a broader range of organizational models of integrative medicine. ..
  17. CXC CHEMOKINES AND LIVER REGENERATION
    Lisa Colletti; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..To investigate this hypothesis, we will examine specific MIP-2-related mechanisms of hepatocyte proliferation and apoptosis following 70% hepatectomy, as well as IP-10's modulating effects in this system. ..
  18. PATIENT PREFERENCES FOR DISCLOSURE: A NATIONAL SURVEY
    Wendy Levinson; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  19. BREAST CANCER TREATMENT OUTCOMES IN OLDER WOMEN
    Rebecca Silliman; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..abstract_text> ..
  20. A Pilot Trial of Oral Melatonin Supplementation in Breast Cancer Survivors
    Eva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This pilot data could lay the groundwork for a large scale trial to assess the chemopreventive potential of melatonin in women, both with and without a personal history of breast cancer. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  21. Clock Genes, Night Work, and Breast Cancer Risk
    Eva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..The results from this study could help identify individuals who are more susceptible to night work than others, based on their genetic profile. ..
  22. Effects of Light at Night on Circadian System in Nurses
    Eva Schernhammer; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..abstract_text> ..
  23. Genetics of Angiotensinogen-Mediated Hypertension: Stage, Background & Gender
    Donald E Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Our goal is to advance the specificity of clinical management and treatment of EH. ..
  24. Ninth International Conference on Endothelin (ET-9)
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..abstract_text> ..
  25. Colorectal Cancer Screening in Chinese Americans
    Shin Ping Tu; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  26. SCF in liver repair after hepatectomy or toxic injury
    Lisa Colletti; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..These studies will help to elucidate novel mechanisms in SCF-mediated hepatocyte protection and regeneration in a clinically relevant liver resection and toxicity model. ..
  27. Insulin Resistance and Polycystic Ovary Syndrome
    Ann Brown; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Does exercise that reduces insulin resistance also decrease androgen levels? 3. Does exercise improve indicators of perceived body image, quality of life, stress and depression? ..
  28. CLINICAL RESEARCH CURRICULUM AWARD
    L Key; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  29. Consumer Influences of Treatment of Depression
    Richard Kravitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..e., should DTCA be further regulated?) while also contributing to our understanding of the social influences on diagnosis and treatment of depression in primary care settings. ..
  30. SKIN CANCER PREVENTION IN NH MIDDLE SCHOOLS
    Ardis Olson; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..The evaluation will also assess intermediate mediating variables in students and change in the health promotion and sun protection behaviors of adult role models. ..
  31. Parenting Effects of Healthy Steps: Utilization & Expec
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This study will inform policy and practice regarding whether or not a parenting intervention, highly targeted to child development and behavior when children are 0-3, has effects when children are 5 years of age. ..
  32. SHIGA LIKE TOXIN AND RENAL CELL DYSFUNCTION
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..These studies provide essential information on how and why HGEN are damaged in HUS. ..
  33. Collecting duct endothelin-1 and hypertension
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Such information is important in understanding intrarenal mechanisms responsible for hypertension and salt and water retention. ..
  34. GENETIC TESTING AND THE ECONOMICS OF LIFE INSURANCE
    David Asch; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..abstract_text> ..
  35. EFFECT OF SHIGATOXIN-1 ON BRAIN ENDOTHELIAL CELLS
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  36. Phase II study of alendronate sodium in juvenile osteop*
    Lyndon Key; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Abstract Not Provided ..
  37. Gender and Race in Biomedical Research Self-efficacy
    Lori Bakken; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This study will provide insight for designing educational interventions that stimulate and sustain women and minorities in biomedical research careers. ..
  38. Physiologic role of collecting duct ciiliary proteins
    Donald Kohan; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Most importantly, this work may shed light on novel mechanisms involved in control of blood pressure and development of hypertension. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  39. EXPANDED NEWBORN SCREENING FOR METABOLIC DISORDERS
    Susan Waisbren; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Primary data from parent interviews and the New England Newborn Screening Program, as well as secondary data from published reports and a panel of experts will be used as inputs to the cost-effectiveness model. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  40. Opioid Mortality in Southwestern Virginia
    MARTHA WUNSCH; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Dissemination of this information will aid clinicians in identifying a group of prescription drug abusers at risk for death and provide better knowledge of reference ranges for fatal opioid toxicity. ..
  41. Computerized Risk Assessment in an Employee Population
    Deborah Helitzer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..6: Identification and evaluation of public health informatics and communication strategies and tools to improve health decisions, health alerting, health literacy, or health assessment among employees and employers ..
  42. Testing a video to improve provider-patient interaction
    Deborah Helitzer; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This research addresses the priorities of announcement PAR-04-117 "Understanding and Promoting Health Literacy." ..
  43. The Health and Social Context of Infant Death: Reflections from South Africa
    Cynthia Minkovitz; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..It also will provide client-based information that will enable the development of targeted interventions and policies to address these factors and improve service systems and community resources. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..