‘Women weren’t included in clinical trials until the 1990s. we make up 70% of chronic pain patients but 80% of pain medication is tested only on men.’ i will never stop yelling about this. doctors know less about us so they tell us it’s all in our head.
"Why don’t doctors trust us? The answer turns out to be quite simple. They don’t really know much about us." Important points on woman and healthcare.
“Why are women still being treated as hysterical, overly emotional, anxious and unreliable witnesses to their own wellbeing?” A must-read piece that I keep telling my friends about: “Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us”
"women wait longer for pain medication than men, wait longer to be diagnosed with cancer, are more likely to have their physical symptoms ascribed to mental health issues, are more likely to have their heart disease misdiagnosed"
This is why we need more women’s hands writing medical books! RT Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us #WomenInSTEM
Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | Gabrielle Jackson
Why don't doctors trust women? Because they don't know much about us - an article about #genderbias in medicine
'Women weren’t included in clinical trials until the 1990s. While we make up 70% of chronic pain patients, 80% of pain medication has been tested only on men.' #history #medicine #clinicaltrials #gender #historyofscience
Fantastic article. And this is why exists....#believeher #heartdisease #WomenHeartChampions #MsDiagnosed Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | Gabrielle Jackson
Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | So glad to see this, , can’t wait to read Pain and Prejudice
Lack of #openaccess played little role in creating this problem. But OA could play a role in its solution. It would spread well-done studies further, and for the ill-done, enable more people to post, "Another study in which most of the subjects were men."
Pain and Prejudice: Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us, by via #endometriosis #pain
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Why don’t doctors trust women? Because they don’t know much about us | Gabrielle Jackson #sociology