Advances in Transport Policy and Planning - Chapter Two: Gender gaps in urban mobility and transport planning
Advances in Transport Policy and Planning, Volume 8, 2021, Pages 33-69
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by presenting main findings of a literature review on gender in urban mobility and transport planning and highlighting important gaps in the current framings. It offers a clearer understanding of women's needs, usage and preferences for urban transport systems and how they differ from men.
Objectives: This study explored midwives' and Jordanian and Syrian women's perceptions towards family planning (FP) counseling and the process of FP decision making mechanism to provide evidence for e
Elsevier, Journal of Clinical Epidemiology, Volume 136, August 2021
Objectives: This study aimed to determine whether there are differences in the language used in grant applications submitted to a Southern Brazil Research Support Foundation (FAPERGS) according to the
Elsevier, The Lancet Healthy Longevity, Volume 2, August 2021
Gender differences in countries' adaptation to societal ageing: an international cross-sectional comparison
Background: Gender differences in life expectancy and societal roles have implications for a country's capacity to support its older population.
Elsevier, The Lancet Global Health, Volume 9, August 2021
The COVID-19 pandemic and maternal mental health in a fragile and conflict-affected setting in Tumaco, Colombia: a cohort study
Background: The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on mental health have been understudied among vulnerable populations, particularly in fragile and conflict-affected settings.
Elsevier, The Lancet Digital Health, Volume 3, August 2021
Digital health, including the use of mobile health apps, telemedicine, and data analytics to improve health systems, has surged during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Lancet Digital Health, Volume 3, August 2021
This Viewpoint describes a feminist intersectionality framework to tackle digital health's gender inequities and provide recommendations for future research.
Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease - Chapter 2: Sex and sex hormone differences in hippocampal neurogenesis and their relevance to Alzheimer’s disease
Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease, 2021, Pages 23-77
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by examining sex differences in hippocampal neurogenesis and hippocampus-dependent cognition, in both healthy individuals and in those with AD, and how these differences are affected by age, hormones, APOE genotype, and experience.
Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease - Chapter 10: Sex and gender differences in genetic and lifestyle risk and protective factors for dementia
Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease, 2021, Pages 269-308
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by summarizing the evidence from recent multidomain lifestyle intervention trials, and the intervention response observed in men and women. While there have been insightful advancements in the field, many important questions still remain. Considerations for future research and risk reduction initiatives are also highlighted.
Sex and Gender Differences in Alzheimer's Disease, 2021, Pages 233-267
This chapter advances goals 3 and 5 by examining the biological and social reasons women are disproportionately affected by mental health issues. It advocates for a gender-based approach to mental health programs to help women with the unique set of challenges they face.