"The most important thing that readers might want to take from our study is the difference in heart attacksymptoms across men and women", Carnahan said.
Women are more likely to survive heart attacks if treated by women physicians in the emergency room, a new study that reviewed about half a million patients over more than 20 years found.
The results show that both men and women have better outcomes for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) when treated by a female physician, but that the biggest difference between male and female physicians is in outcomes for women.
Even after taking these factors into account, they found that female patients were less likely to survive heart attacks than male patients.
In this study, womenheart attack patients were found to be more likely to survive if they were treated by women doctors, according to the team of researchers at Olin Business School at Washington University, Harvard Business School and Carlson School of Management at University of Minnesota Business School. "If male physicians had the same outcomes as female physicians, we'd have 32,000 fewer deaths in the Medicare population", Jha wrote.
"Such research might include experimental interventions or tests of more targeted training to examine how exposing male physicians more thoroughly to the presentation of female patients might impact outcomes", the team said.
This study offers a new explanation for why gender inequality in heart attack mortality persists. A review of almost 582,000 heart attack cases over 19 years showed female patients had a significantly higher survival rate when treated by a woman, as opposed to a man. This could help them to pick up on heart attacks, even if women have more atypical symptoms.
But "the penalty for being female is greater" when women are treated by male physicians, says Greenwood.
Drought suffering farmers get Federal support LOOK, any help during what is the worst drought in NSW in more than a half-century is better than a kick in the face from a cow. Several fundraising campaigns have sprung up around the country to try and help farmers buy food for their livestock.
However, for patients treated by male physicians, the gender gap in survival more than tripled to 0.7 percent.
For both men and women, the same advice on preventing heart attacks applies - and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said 80 percent of heart disease, especially heart attacks, can be avoided by modifying lifestyle behavior.
It can not prove it was the presence of female doctors that caused the improved survival rates.
"What is convincing is that we have to do better in terms of caring for women with cardiovascular disease - all of us", Dr. Jha said.
Female doctors may also simply be performing at least some parts of the job better than their male counterparts do. Maybe they're directly teaching their male colleagues how to diagnose or treat women with heart attacks.
The reason has eluded researchers for years, but the authors of the new study point to the disparity in male and female representation in emergency doctors as a potential source of answers.
Independent experts said more work was needed to see if the findings applied to United Kingdom hospitals. "These findings suggest that female physicians are an asset not just for their patients, but for their male colleagues, too".
Unfortunately, you may have to stay up late or set your alarm for an early start if you want to spot the best of the display. Although the shower peaks on August 12, you'll be able to see a good deal of shooting stars all weekend and into Monday.
The latest quake was felt strongly on the island and followed a 7.0 magnitude quake on Sunday that killed at least 131 people. The quake also impacted the neighboring island of Bali with minor damage reported at Ngurah Rai International Airport.
Gates, who worked as Manafort's right-hand man for a decade, served as deputy chairman of the Trump campaign. Manafort's accountant was asked about a purported $10 million loan from Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska.
Her film "Robber's Roost" was in pre-production, and the final film she worked on was 2017's " The Neighborhood ". And it appears that now she's passionate about helping others who have lost loved ones through suicide.
The outburst is the latest in a long line of attacks, and comes as Meghan celebrated her 37th birthday at the weekend . But, according to a royal expert, her duties will be given an even bigger glow-up once William is on the throne.
Hamas, which convened several of its top leaders to Gaza last week for consultations, also sounded circumspect on Sunday. Hamas has linked their fate to Israel freeing Palestinian security detainees - something many Israelis oppose.
Later, Palestinians fired about 70 rockets across the border, and Israeli aircraft struck at least a dozen militant targets. The gathering had raised hopes a deal for a lasting truce with Israel, with the backing of Egypt and the United Nations.
Over the next seven years, NASA's sizzling mission will perform 24 flybys of the sun and plunge through the solar corona in 2025. In a Tweet, NASA said the Parker Solar Probe is set to take off on the groundbreaking mission on Saturday to "touch the Sun".
They signed Kepa Arrizabalaga from Athletic Bilbao within a couple of hours of agreeing terms with Madrid for Courtois . As a effect , Kepa was rewarded with a new £60,000-a-week contract at Athletic but saw his buyout clause rise to £72m.
USA actor Brad Pitt has rebutted claims made by his estranged wife Angelina Jolie that he has failed to support their children. After being accused of skimping out on child support, no wonder Brad Pitt looked upset.
Until he wins a major there will always be doubts and the pressure only intensifies the longer the wait continues. Prize money: TBA ($10.5 million in 2017). "Well, it's not easy to win major championships", Woods said.
Apple removes Alex Jones content from iTunes, podcast platforms
Facebook uses a "strike" system to determine if a page should be removed from its site altogether, according to the statement . Getting banned is also nothing new for Jones given that he already is under the scanner of most other social media services.
CPS urges moms to breastfeed
Is there anything hindering a particular mother from breast feeding. · Even at night the baby should be breastfed. No one can deny the importance of exclusive breastfeeding for the well-being of both the infant and the mother.
Alexa will tell you when it has done its homework
When Alexa doesn't know the answer to a question, many of us just give up, or just end up looking for the answer on our phone. The Amazon Alexa Answer Update feature will notify you when it learns the answer to a previously asked question.
Training: City step up ahead of league opener
Wright has picked out Liverpool , Manchester City , Manchester United and Arsenal as his top-four prediction in the league. It is going to be challenging, particularly for the promoted clubs, who effectively have two-and-a-half weeks less.
Blizzard has multiple Diablo projects in the pipeline
Blizzard Entertainment dropped some hints about the future of its popular, long-running " Diablo " franchise on Wednesday. In fact, Blizzard had teased as much, tweeting a photo of Diablo 3's logo on a light switch on February 28 of this year.
Chase Elliot gets first at Watkins Glen
Busch moved back to the lead on the restart of the third and final stage when Elliott over-cooked Turn 1 of the 11-turn circuit. Road course racing isn't every NASCAR fan's cup of tea, but the people who do love it should be in for a treat this weekend.
Uber, Lyft face NY vote that may impose cap
Since then, the number of ride-hailing vehicles on NY roads has more than tripled, according to The Wall Street Journal . FILE PHOTO: An illuminated sign appears in a Lyft ride-hailing auto in Los Angeles, California, U.S.