DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.18203/issn.2454-2156.IntJSciRep20150229

Perry initiative: bridging gender gap in orthopaedic education

Ganesh Singh Dharmshaktu

Abstract


Orthopaedic surgery is discipline with evident skewed gender ratio that has not seen changes with time. Traditionally associated with masculinity and physical endurance, the branch still is considered not suitable as a career for and by female doctors the world over.


Keywords


Medical education, Female, Orthopaedics, Surgery

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References


The Perry Initiative. Available at http://perryinitiative.org/about/mission-statement/. Accessed 10 May 2015.