Gender differences in pain and its relief.

@article{Pieretti2016GenderDI,
  title={Gender differences in pain and its relief.},
  author={Stefano Pieretti and Amalia Di Giannuario and Rita di Giovannandrea and F. Marzoli and Giovanni Piccaro and Paola Minosi and Anna Maria Aloisi},
  journal={Annali dell'Istituto superiore di sanita},
  year={2016},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={
          184-9
        }
}
There is much evidence to suggest that gender is an important factor in the modulation of pain. Literature data strongly suggest that men and women differ in their responses to pain: they are more variable in women than men, with increased pain sensitivity and many more painful diseases commonly reported among women. Gender differences in pharmacological therapy and non-pharmacological pain interventions have also been reported, but these effects appear to depend on the treatment type and… 

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