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Course Update for Nurse Anesthetists Gender Differences in Pain : Does X = Y ?

  title={Course Update for Nurse Anesthetists Gender Differences in Pain : Does X = Y ?},
AANA Journal October 2008 Vol. 76, No. 5 355 Increasing evidence suggests that men and women differ in their responses to pain. Women report intense pain more often than men afflicted with similar ailments. A variety of psychological, cellular, and hormonal modulations have important roles in the experience of pain. The aims of this course are to update anesthesia providers about the differences between genders in pain sensitivity and treatment and to elucidate the complex aspects of the… Expand

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