I am a
Home I AM A Search Login

Papers of the Week

Papers: 2 Nov 2019 - 8 Nov 2019

Human Studies

2019 Nov 02

Reg Anesth Pain Med

Exploration of Gender-Specific Authorship Disparities in the Pain Medicine Literature.


Karri J, Navarro SM, Duong A, Tang T, Abd-Elsayed A
Reg Anesth Pain Med. 2019 Nov 02.
PMID: 31678960.


Given the readily increasing membership of the pain physician community, efforts toward correcting notable gender disparities are instrumental. The under-representation of women is particularly prevalent within leadership roles in academic medicine, thought to be driven largely by diminished research efforts. Consequently, we aimed to characterize gender differences among the highest impact pain literature.