Principles of Gender Specific Medicine

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine: Gender in the Genomic Era, Third Edition focuses on the essentials of gender-specific medicine and the current research on sex and gender differences in human physiology and pathophysiology. All chapters progress translationally from basic science to clinical applications of gender-specific therapies, drugs or treatments. Sections on drug metabolism, aging and meta-analysis of data are incorporated into all disease-specific chapters. This book is essential reading for all researchers and graduate students who research and/or teach gender-specific medicine or sex-based biology. Any practitioner who does primary care and needs information about sex and gender concepts will also find it useful as it discusses the important areas of diagnosis, treatment, pharmacology and outcomes by sex. Offers insight into how the gender-specific risks of one organ system's disease affects the health of other organ systems Outlines the sex-specific differences of normal anatomy and physiology Illustrates the gender-specific features and quantifies gender and sex as risk factors across all major diseases Qualifies and analyzes the results of new drug therapies designed with gender-specific differences in mind Reviews how new NIH guidelines on sex-specific research will change pre-clinical research and analysis of research results

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  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Pages : 800 pages
  • ISBN : 9780128035061
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 August 2017
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Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine: Gender in the Genomic Era, Third Edition focuses on the essentials of gender-specific medicine and the current research on sex and gender differences in human physiology and pathophysiology. All chapters progress translationally from basic science to clinical applications of gender-specific therapies, drugs or treatments. Sections on drug metabolism, aging and meta-analysis of data are incorporated into all disease-specific chapters. This book is essential reading for all researchers and graduate students who research and/or teach gender-specific

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 29 October 2009
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The field of gender-specific medicine examines how normal human biology and physiology differ between men and women and how the diagnosis and treatment of disease differs as a function of gender. This revealing research covers various conditions that predominantly occur in men as well conditions that predominantly occur in women. Among the areas of greatest difference are cardiovascular disease, mood disorders, the immune system, lung cancer as a consequence of smoking, osteoporosis, diabetes, obesity, and infectious diseases. The Second Edition

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine

Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 15 May 2017
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The announcement that we had decoded the human genome in 2000 ushered in a new and unique era in biomedical research and clinical medicine. This Third Edition of Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine focuses, as in the past two editions, on the essentials of sexual dimorphism in human physiology and pathophysiology, but emphasizes the latest information about molecular biology and genomic science in a variety of disciplines. Thus, this edition is a departure from the previous two; the editor solicited individual manuscripts

The Principles of Gender-Sensitive Parliaments

The Principles of Gender-Sensitive Parliaments
  • Author : Lena Wängnerud
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 10 April 2015
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Gender serves as a lens that makes visible important issues in the field of representation: Whom do elected politicians represent? What is at stake in the parliamentary process? What do we know about the interplay between parliaments and the everyday lives of citizens? It is widely understood that women’s presence in government matters but we need to understand the conditions under which it matters more clearly. Using Sweden as a case study, a country where the number of women

Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery

Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery
  • Author : Randi Ettner,Stan Monstrey,Eli Coleman
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 20 May 2016
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A practical guide to state-of-the-art treatments and health care knowledge about gender diverse persons, this second edition of Principles of Transgender Medicine and Surgery presents the foremost international specialists offering their knowledge on the wide spectrum of issues encountered by gender diverse individuals. In this handy text, professionals of all types can get important information about various aspects of transgender health care for a full spectrum of clients, from childhood to advanced age. Key topics addressed include medical and surgical

The Plasticity of Sex

The Plasticity of Sex
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 May 2020
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The Plasticity of Sex: The Molecular Biology and Clinical Features of Genomic Sex, Gender Identity and Sexual Behavior provides a comprehensive view on the development of human sexuality. As there has been a crescendo of interest over the past several decades about the nature and diversity of human sexuality, this reference brings the evidence-based research into one place. The emergence of issues surrounding gender identity, genital ambivalence and the transition from one sex to another is striking, with the public

Sex, Gender, and Pain

Sex, Gender, and Pain
  • Author : Roger B. Fillingim
  • Publisher : International Assn for the Study of Pain
  • Release : 22 September 2021
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Research is finally acknowledging that sex differences in pain perception are experimental opportunities rather than obstacles. For the International Association for the Study of Pain, 32 specialists in 18 contributions explore basic biopsychosocial considerations for sex, gender, and pain research; and sex-related differences in experimental pain responses, and in clinical conditions (e.g. headache disorders, fibromyalgia, irritable bowel syndrome). The concluding paper by K. Berkley (neuroscience, Florida State U., Tallahassee) proposes a developmental lifespan framework for the complex issue of whether there

Why Men Die First

Why Men Die First
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato, M.D., F.A.C.P.
  • Publisher : Palgrave Macmillan
  • Release : 27 May 2008
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It is a universal fact that men die before women. But the causes of this have long remained unexplored. In this trailblazing book, Dr. Marianne Legato--an expert in gender specific health--examines the reasons behind men's fragility and explains what they need to do to live longer. A bestselling author and Professor of Medicine at Columbia University, Dr. Legato shows how the forces of culture and biology conspire against male mortality. Drawing on the latest research and narrated through the lives

Gender Differences in Different Contexts

Gender Differences in Different Contexts
  • Author : Aida Alvinius
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 01 February 2017
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The development of gender differences as an area of research has been rapid over the last decades. Varieties of studies have focused on the gender differences as well as the similarities of women and men. The common purpose of the research attempt is to find out the possibilities and even the consequences of gender differences and the impact on human beings on one side, and social and cultural environment on the other. This book is an attempt to provide theoretical

Why Men Never Remember and Women Never Forget

Why Men Never Remember and Women Never Forget
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato
  • Publisher : Rodale
  • Release : 05 September 2006
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Why won't he ask for directions? Why does she always want to talk about the relationship? Why is it so hard for men and women to understand each other . . . and what can we do about it? These are the kinds of questions that are resolved at last in this fascinating book from the founder of gender medicine. Dr. Marianne Legato not only confirms that men and women are different, but she uncovers the neuroscientific reasons behind the age-old disputes between

Communities in Action

Communities in Action
  • Author : National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine,Health and Medicine Division,Board on Population Health and Public Health Practice,Committee on Community-Based Solutions to Promote Health Equity in the United States
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 27 April 2017
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In the United States, some populations suffer from far greater disparities in health than others. Those disparities are caused not only by fundamental differences in health status across segments of the population, but also because of inequities in factors that impact health status, so-called determinants of health. Only part of an individual's health status depends on his or her behavior and choice; community-wide problems like poverty, unemployment, poor education, inadequate housing, poor public transportation, interpersonal violence, and decaying neighborhoods also

The Principles of Pleasure

The Principles of Pleasure
  • Author : Laura Rademacher,Lindsey Hoskins
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release : 21 April 2017
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There are tremendous benefits to discussing the subject of sexual and emotional pleasure with clients, and this book addresses the challenges and misconceptions of doing just that. Laura Rademacher and Lindsey Hoskins teach the skills necessary for mental health professionals and sex educators to build competence in this work with their clients. Readers get techniques to implement in therapeutic, clinical, and educational settings, and learn how to examine pleasure in ways that are currently lacking from academic work on sexual

The Female Heart

The Female Heart
  • Author : Marianne J. Legato,Carol Colman
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 22 September 1991
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A top cardiac researcher shatters the destructive myth that women are less susceptible to heart disease than men, telling women everything they need to know to prevent, recognize, and recover from heart disease