Research into the effects of traumatic brain injury has to date largely ignored potential differences between men and women. The CIHR Institute of Gender and Health attempts to demystify this issue in the January 2015 edition of Science Fact or Science Fiction.
This resource draws attention to the research of Dr. Angela Colantonio of the Girls & Women with Acquired Brain Injury Lab. Dr. Colantonio notes, “very little is known about how brain injury affects a women’s body”.
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