Just in Time From JACC: Characteristics of Heart Failure Trials Associated with Under-representation of Women as Lead Author
Harriette Van Spall, MD, MPH, FRCPC,
Associate Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact, McMaster University, and Scientist at the Population Health Research Institute, Hamilton, ON
Interviewer: Laxmi Mehta, MD, FACC,
Professor of Medicine, Director of Preventative Cardiology and Women's Cardiovascular Health, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH
This breaking article assesses trends in clinical trial leadership by women over time, and trial characteristics that are associated with under-representation of women in lead authorship roles.