Women in health care: a backgrounder

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Resource Language: 
English
Media Type: 
Paper
Online
Author: 
National Union Advisory Committee on Women's Issues
Publisher: 
National Union of Public and General Employees
Publication Date: 
2000
Publication Place: 
Nepean, On

Provides a historical perspective on women's experience with the health care system as well as some quick facts about why women tend to use the health care system more than men. Describes how men are often responsible for the health research and program implementation that impact women, which resultes in large and disturbing gaps in the provision of women's health care.

ISBN/ISSN: 
WOMH.N36 2000