Sex Differences in Lower Extremity Injuries
Knee and Hip
Hughston Society ACL and FAI - April 13, 2019
The AAOS Women’s Health Issues Advisory Board (WHIAB) seeks to advocate, advance, and serve as a resource on sex and gender differences in musculoskeletal health. Females suffer from injury/disease in different ways than males. Recognizing sex-related differences is critical to optimizing patient care.
Links for Female Athlete Information
ACSM Female athlete Triad Coalition
602 Sex and Sports AAOS Symposium 2016
Sex and The ACL – Epidemiology and Risk Factors
AAOS NOW - Sex in your practice?
From AAOS NOW
Council on Research and Quality(CORD)1. Approved Unified Research Agenda Including:
- Sex/Gender Clinical and basic research
- Disparities in Health Care Research Based on Sex/Gender and Race
2. Reported by John Healy, MD
3. Research Interest Groups
4. Unknown: Differences in Disease Burden comparing Sexes
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