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Principles of Gender-Specific Medicine: Gender in the Genomic Era
by Legato, M

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Specs: 792 pages
ISBN: 0124409059
ISBN-13: 9780124409057
Old Edition: 0123742714
Edition: 1
Publisher: Academic Press, Incorporated | Publish Date 06/04

Table Of Contents:

           Myron L. Weisfeldt
           Marianne J. Legato
Gender and development
           George M. Lazarus
           George M. Lazarus
The role of gender in neonatology
           Tove S. Rosen, David Bateman
Endocrinology and growth in children and adolescents
           Gaya Aranoff, Jennifer Bell
Gender-specific pulmonary disease
           Beverley J. Sheares
Gender-specific aspects of pediatric hematology and oncology
           James H. Garvin, Jr.
Gender differences in neurologic conditions of children
           David M. Kaufman
Gender and sports : past, present, and future
           Melissa Rose, Jordan D. Metzl
Gender differences in child and adolescent behavior
           Richard C. Sullivan
Central nervous system
           William Byne
           William Byne
Gender differences in the functional organization of the brain
           Ruben C. Gur, Raquel E. Gur
Do sex steroid hormones contribute to sexual differentiation of the human brain?
           Marcia L. Collaer, Heather O. Tory, Mark C. Valkenburgh
Hormonal and nonhormonal mechanisms of sexual differentiation of the brain
           Arthur P. Arnold, Robert J. Agate, Laura L. Carruth
Neuroprotective effects of estrogen
           Annabell C. Segarra, Susan J. Lee
Brain trauma, sex hormones, neuronal survival, and recovery of function
           Donald G. Stein
Gender differences in epilepsy
           Martha J. Morrell
Sex hormones and headache
           Dawn A. Marcus
Gender differences in psychiatric disorders with a focus on estrogen
           Mary V. Seeman
Gender differences in psychopharmacology
           Pierre Chue
The question of psychosexual neutrality at birth
           William Byne, Christina Sekaer
Treating psychologic disorders during pregnancy and lactation
           Kathryn M. Abel
           Marianne J. Legato
           Marianne J. Legato
Gender and the heart : sex-specific differences in normal myocardial anatomy and physiology and in the experiences of some diseases of the cardiovascular system
           Marianne J. Legato, Jaswinder K. Legha
Gender and its impact on risk factors for cardiovascular disease
           Shari S. Bassuk, JoAnn E. Manson
Gender-specific aspects of the experience of coronary artery disease
           Barbara H. Roberts
Gender differences in the outcome of acute myocardial infarction
           Viola Vaccarino, Susmita Mallik
Dyslipidemia Management in women and men : exploring potential gender differences
           Megan Rist Haymart, Jerilyn Allen, Caitlin M. Nass, Roger S. Blumenthal
Impact of gender on the response to cardioactive drugs
           Michael R. Rosen, Thai Pham
Hormone replacement therapy and cardioprotection
           Philip M. Sarrel, Giuseppe M. C. Rosano
Gender differences in the role of stress and emotion in cardiovascular function and disease
           David E. Anderson, Margaret A. Chesney
Importance of and barriers to including women in clinical trials
           Karen L. Moncher, Pamela S. Douglas
           David R. Trawick
           David R. Trawick
Asthma : the need for different approaches by sex and gender
           Ian Mitchell, Candice Bjornson, Gordon Ford
Sex, gender, and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
           Dawn L. DeMeo, Edwin K. Silverman
Gender-specific considerations in interstitial lung disease
           Katherine M. A. O'Reilly, L. Eugene Daugherty, Patricia J. Sime
Gender-specific considerations in pulmonary hypertension
           Gerald Supinski, Leigh Ann Callahan
Venous thromboembolism: gender effects and gender-specific risk factors for women
           Susan Murin, Lisa Moores, Kathryn L. Bilello, Richard A. Matthay
The influence of gender on cough reflex sensitivity
           David R. Trawick
Obstructive sleep apnea : why the gender bias?
           Maged Tanios, Carolyn D'Ambrosio
Gender differences in the sepsis syndrome : clinical evidence and potential mechanisms
           Anthony P. Pietropaoli
           Robyn G. Karlstadt
           Robyn G. Karlstadt
Normal physiology of the gastrointestinal tract and gender differences
           Robyn G. Karlstadt, Daniel L. Hogan, Amy Foxx-Orenstein
Gender differences in esophageal function
           Donald O. Castell, Promilla Banarjee
Sex-specific features of diseases of the stomach
           Viaya S. Pratha
Small intestine and colonic diseases
           Jill Aimee Addesa, Deborah Denise Proctor
Gender considerations in inflammatory bowel disease
           Sarathchandra I. Reddy, Jacqueline L. Wolf
Gender-related differences in functional bowel disorders
           Lin Chang, Margaret M. Heitkemper
Gallbladder and biliary diseases : more common in women, more severe in men
           Jose Erbella, Lillian G. Dawes
Effect of gender on pancreatic disease
           Colm J. O'Loughlin, Umaprasanna S. Karnam, Jamie S. Barkin
Gender-specific issues in liver diseases
           Hari S. Conjeevaram
Gender difference in gastrointestinal endoscopy
           Marcia Irene Canto, Marcia Cruz-Correa, Dayna Early
Reproductive biology
           Lauri Romanzi
           Lauri Romanzi
The birth of reproductive biology 1889 to 1940 : an historical perspective
           Susan C. Fox
Modern contraception in men and women
           Edward J. Stanford, Timothy J. Ramsden, Lee P. Shulman
Ambiguous genitalia in the newborn
           Albert M. Ong, John P. Gearhart
A practical approach to male infertility
           Carin V. Hopps, Peter N. Schlegel, Marc Goldstein
Female infertility and assisted reproductive technology
           Sonya Kashyap, Pak Chung
Chronic pelvic pain in men and women : pathogenesis, diagnosis, and treatment
           Edward J. Stanford
Male and female sexual dysfunction : epidemiology, pathophysiology, classifications, and treatment
           Aristotelis G. Anastasiadis, Dmitry Droggin, Anne R. Davis, Laurent Salomon, Ridwan Shabsigh
Lower urogenital tract dysfunction in women and men
           Adam J. Flisser, Jeffery P. Weiss, Jerry G. Blaivas
Colorectal disease in women and men
           Costanza Cocilovo, Toyooki Sonoda, Jeffrey W. Milsom
Aging and the lower urogenital system
           Catherine E. DuBeau
The consequences of intersex conditions in adult life
           C. R. J. Woodhouse
           Amy Tiersten
           Amy Tiersten
Gender differences in hematologic malignancies
           Gwen L. Nichols
Effects of hormone deprivation in survivors of breast and prostate cancer
           Dawn Hershman, Ellen Ritchie, Zachary Rosner
The difference between male and female breast cancer
           Meredith Selleck, Amy Tiersten
Difference in the germ cell tumors of the reproductive tract in men and women
           Tatjana Kolevska, Amy Tiersten
Gender and gastrointestinal malignancies : incidence and response to treatment
           Kyriakos Papadopoulos
Gender influences on the development and progression of brain tumors
           Casilda Balmaceda, Jennifer Rossi
Gender difference in hereditary cancer syndromes : risks, management, and testing for inherited predisposition to cancer
           Donna Russo, Wendy K. Chung
Cancer screening
           Naseem Zojwalla, David Fogelman, Alfred I. Neugut
           Ann M. Coulston
           Ann M. Coulston
Energy requirements of men and women
           Susan B. Roberts, Sai Krupa Das
Anorexia, bulimia, disordered eating and obesity
           Diann M. Ackard
The influence of gender differences in metabolism upon nutritional recommendations for athletes
           Mark A. Tarnopolsky
Cardiovascular disease, genes, and nutrition : gender matters
           Jose M. Ordovas, Li-Ming Loh
Insulin resistance and type 2 diabetes mellitus : gender differences and similarities
           Ann M. Coulston
The role of nutrition in the modulation of sex steroids
           Alison M. Duncan, William R. Phipps, Mindy S. Kurzer
Nutrition and cancers of the breast, endometrium, and ovary
           Cheryl L. Rock, Wendy Demark-Wahnefried
Nutrition and the etiology and prevention of prostate cancer
           Laurence N. Kolonel
Human papillomavirus infection in men and women : the impact of nutrition on cervical cancer
           Mack T. Ruffin, Cheryl L. Rock
Nutritional antioxidants, vitamins, cognition, and neurodegenerative disease
           Antonio Martin, Mark A. Smith, George Perry, James Joseph
Drug metabolism
           Janice B. Schwartz
           Janice B. Schwartz
Anticoagulants/antithrombotic therapy
           Steven R. Kayser
Pain medications : differences between the sexes
           Christine Miaskowski, Jon D. Levine
Evaluation of drugs in women : regulatory perspective
           Shiew-Mei Huang, Margaret Miller, Theresa Toigo, Min C. Chen, Chandra Sahajwalla, Lawrence J. Lesko, Robert Temple
Gender and antidepressants
           Robert R. Bies, Kristin L. Bigos, Bruce G. Pollock
Consideration for the use of therapeutic drugs during pregnancy and the perinatal period
           Marilynn C. Frederiksen
Weight reduction therapies : anorectants, thermogenics, and lipolytics
           Christine A. Haller
Hormone replacement therapy : looking closely at low dose
           Donna Shoupe
Use of oral contraceptive for contraception
           Ronald T. Burkman, Kristin L. Dardano
Infectious disease
           Scott M. Hammer
           Scott M. Hammer
Gender and bacterial infections
           Simon J. Tsiouris, Franklin D. Lowy
Gender-specific issues in fungal infections
           Nigar Kirmani, William G. Powderly
Sex and gender-specific issues in HIV pathogenesis
           R. Scott McClellad, Robert W. Coombs
Gender-specific issues in the metabolic complications of HIV disease and its treatment
           Marisa Tungsiripat-Gerber, Judith A. Aberg
The effect of gender on the epidemiology, clinical presentation, and management of tuberculosis
           Cosmina Zeana, Wafaa El-Sadr
Gender-specific issues in non-HIV viral infections
           Magdalena E. Sobieszczyk, Christine M. Hay
Gender-specific issues in parasitology
           Michael Yin, Dickson D. Despommier
Sexually transmitted infections in men and women
           Timothy Wilkin, Mary Ann Chiasson
           John Bilezikian
           John Bilezikian
Corticosteroid-induced osteoporosis : a comprehensive review
           Alexandra Papaioannou, Ann Cranney, Jonathan D. Adachi
Anabolic therapy of osteoporosis in women and in men
           Mishaela R. Rubin, John P. Bilezikian
Antiresorptive therapies of osteoporosis in women and men
           Carolyn Becker
The role of androgens and estrogens in the male skeleton
           Sundeep Khosla, John P. Bilezikian
The clinical application of gender-based databases for the diagnosis of osteoporosis and fracture risk prediction
           Paul D. Miller
Animal models for gender-based skeletal differences
           Dirk Vanderschueren, Katrien Venken, Roger Bouillon
Epidemiology of osteoporosis and fracture in men and women
           Anne C. Looker
Gender and sports medicine in the adult athlete
           Claudia L. Ginsberg, Jordan D. Metzl
           Robert G. Lahita
           Robert G. Lahita
Sexual dimorphism and the immune system
           Virginia Rider, Nabih I. Abdou
Estrogen, signal transduction, and systemic lupus erythematosus : molecular mechanisms
           Gray M. Kammer
Sex hormone metabolism, immune function, and the effect of sex hormones on various rheumatic diseases
           Robert G. Lahita
Pregnancy - success or failure : the influence of autoimmune diseases
           Ann L. Parke
Gender-specific issues in organ transplantation
           Hilary Sanfey
Prolactin in autoimmune disease
           Sara E. Walker
           Kevin C. Fleming
           Kevin C. Fleming
A history of old age in America
           Kevin C. Fleming
Breast diseases in older women and men
           Sandhya Pruthi, Shilpa H. Amin
Care of the older woman : practical issues
           Carol L. Kuhle
Cancer management in older women
           Stacy D. Jacobson, Lynn C. Hartmann
The evaluation and treatment of urinary incontinence
           Darryl S. Chutka
Effects of aging on gonadotropin/ovarian and growth hormone/ovarian relationships in normal women
           William S. Evans, Kimberly T. Brill, Johannes D. Veldhuis
The principle syndromes of dementia
           David Knopman
Mechanisms involved in gender differences in Alzheimer's disease : the role of leuteinizing and follicle stimulating hormones
           Richard Bowen, Craig S. Atwood, George Perry, Mark A. Smith
Sect. 14.    Future areas to expand
Gender differences in dermatology
           Mary Gail Mercurio

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