Hospitalized patients treated by female doctors found to have lower mortality and readmission rates

Harvard Pop Center faculty member Ashish Jha, MD, is an author on a paper published in JAMA Internal Medicine that has found differences in patient outcomes in those treated by female versus male physicians. Learn more about the study in these news items: U.S News & World Report, Vox, and in this press release by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. The study also received attention in this piece in the Wisconsin Gazette.

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