Working conditions of male and female psychiatrists.

  title={Working conditions of male and female psychiatrists.},
  author={Marc Kastrup and Bengt Petersson},
  journal={Acta psychiatrica Scandinavica},
  volume={74 1},
The percentage of females among Danish medical graduates has increased from 1% in 1900-10 to 33% in 1980-84. In 1980 women doctors comprised 21% of all Danish medical doctors; the percentage among psychiatrists was 29. The purpose of the study has been to analyse the job-profiles of male and female psychiatrists, and their activities in research, teaching, committees, etc. The job-profiles of males and females differ, females more likely being in less influential positions. Based on an… CONTINUE READING