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Women in cardiology: a UK perspective
  1. A D Timmis1,
  2. K M English2
  1. 1London Chest Hospital, London, UK
  2. 2Yorkshire Heart Centre, Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
    Professor Adam D Timmis
    London Chest Hospital, Bonner Road, London E2 9JX, UK;


Women are particularly under-represented in cardiology in the UK, even though women outnumber men in admissions to medical school. Could this disparity be detrimental to the specialty in this country?

  • women in cardiology
  • gender bias

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