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Pregnancy stigma, lack of maternity leave may drive women from surgery careers

Pregnancy Stigma, Lack of Maternity Leave May Drive Women from Surgery...

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Women training for careers in surgery are more likely to abandon the profession when they experience pregnancy discrimination or have...
Team mix affects operating room social behavior

Team Mix Affects Operating Room Social Behavior

By Will Boggs MD (Reuters Health) Social behavior in the operating room is significantly affected by the mix of professional roles and the surgeon's gender,...
A surgeon washes his hands before enter in an operating room at the Ambroise Pare hospital in Marseille

Surgeons’ Skills Improve with Age

By Anne Harding (Reuters Health) Surgeons' skills may improve with age, and male and female surgeons perform equally well, a recent U.S. study finds Medicare patients' risk...
Many trainee female surgeons consider leaving field after pregnancy

Many Trainee Female Surgeons Consider Leaving Field after Pregnancy

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Many female surgeons who become pregnant or have children during their training years consider abandoning their surgical careers before they even...