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Gender disparity between authors in leading medical journals during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional review

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  • Vaidehi Misra Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Frozan Safi Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Kathryn A Brewerton Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Wei Wu Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Robin Mason Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Psychiatry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • An-Wen Chan Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaICES, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaInstitute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation (IHPME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Paula A Rochon Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaICES, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaInstitute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation (IHPME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Iliana C Lega Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaICES, Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Husam Abdel-Qadir Women's College Research Institute (WCRI), Women's College Hospital, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaDepartment of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaICES, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaInstitute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation (IHPME), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, CanadaPeter Munk Cardiac Centre (PMCC), University Health Network (UHN), Toronto, Ontario, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Husam Abdel-Qadir; h.abdel.qadir{at}utoronto.ca
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Citation

Misra V, Safi F, Brewerton KA, et al
Gender disparity between authors in leading medical journals during the COVID-19 pandemic: a cross-sectional review

Publication history

  • Received March 14, 2021
  • Accepted June 25, 2021
  • First published July 14, 2021.
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July 14, 2021
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