More Details about Principles Of Gender-Specific Medicine, 2 Vol. Set

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Author(s)Legato Mj
PublisherELSEVIER
ISBN9780124409057
Pages1396
BindingHardbound
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJune 2004

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Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine examines how normal human biology differs 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, and as well conditions that predominantly occur in women. Among the subjects covered are cardiovascular disease, mood disorders, the immune system, lung cancer as a consequence of smoking, osteoporosis, diabetes, obesity, and infectious diseases.