Gender differences in randomised, controlled trials in intensive care units.

@article{Kristensen2014GenderDI,
  title={Gender differences in randomised, controlled trials in intensive care units.},
  author={Malene Lopez Kristensen and Therese Risom Vestergaard and H-H B{\"u}low},
  journal={Acta anaesthesiologica Scandinavica},
  year={2014},
  volume={58 7},
  pages={788-93}
}
There is a male dominance among patients in intensive care units (ICUs). Potentially, this will increase the risk of a skewed male/female distribution in randomised, controlled trials (RCTs). We have evaluated if this has in fact happened when randomising and whether the authors have been aware of that. We performed a systematic search on PubMed from 1… CONTINUE READING