Tag : gender

ABSTRACT: Sex differences among obstetrician-gynecologists: a review of survey studies.

Whether practice differences exist between the sexes is a question of clinical and educational significance. The obstetrician-gynecologist ob-gyn workforce has been shifting to majority women. An examination of sex differences in ob-gyn practice contributes to the discussion about how the changing workforce may impact womens healthcare. We sought to review

ABSTRACT: Sex differences in spatial abilities of medical graduates entering residency programs.

Abstract Sex differences favoring males in spatial abilities have been known by cognitive psychologists for more than half a century. Spatial abilities have been related to three-dimensional anatomy knowledge and the performance in technical skills. The issue of sex differences in spatial abilities has not been addressed formally in the medical