Incorporating Sex as a Biological Variable into Basic and Clinical Research Studies

साझा करें

संग्रहीत श्रृंखला ("निष्क्रिय फ़ीड" status)

When? This feed was archived on September 02, 2022 19:28 (3M ago). Last successful fetch was on August 02, 2022 20:36 (4M ago)

Why? निष्क्रिय फ़ीड status. हमारे सर्वर निरंतर अवधि के लिए एक वैध डिजिटल ऑडियो फ़ाइल फ़ीड पुनर्प्राप्त करने में असमर्थ थे।

What now? You might be able to find a more up-to-date version using the search function. This series will no longer be checked for updates. If you believe this to be in error, please check if the publisher's feed link below is valid and contact support to request the feed be restored or if you have any other concerns about this.

Manage episode 323110051 series 2369234
American Physiological Society द्वारा - Player FM और हमारे समुदाय द्वारा खोजे गए - कॉपीराइट प्रकाशक द्वारा स्वामित्व में है, Player FM द्वारा नहीं, और ऑडियो सीधे उनके सर्वर से स्ट्रीम किया जाता है। Player FM में अपडेट ट्रैक करने के लिए ‘सदस्यता लें’ बटन दबाएं, या फीड यूआरएल को अन्य डिजिटल ऑडियो फ़ाइल ऐप्स में पेस्ट करें।

Despite the establishment of NIH guidelines for inclusion of women in clinical studies, as well as clear expectations for rigor and reproducibility in reporting sex as a biological variable in NIH grant submissions, women and females are still understudied populations in human and animal research. Enter this important primer on incorporating sex as a biological variable into basic and clinical research. Listen as Consulting Editor Austin Robinson, PhD (Assistant Professor, Neurovascular Physiology Laboratory, Auburn University) interviews lead author Quin Denfeld, PhD, RN (Assistant Professor, School of Nursing and Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, School of Medicine, Oregon Health & Science University) and women’s health expert Judith Regensteiner, PhD (Director of the Ludeman Family Center for Women’s Health Research and Professor of Medicine, Divisions of Internal Medicine and Cardiology, University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus). Denfeld and co-authors heeded the call to action outlined in the recent editorial by the AJP-Heart and Circ Editors on “Reinforcing rigor and reproducibility expectations for use of sex and gender in cardiovascular research”, along with its accompanying podcast episode and Call for Papers on Considering Sex as a Biological Variable in Cardiovascular Research.

In their Perspective article, Denfeld et al. offered practical and actionable ideas for how to include women and females in research studies, demystifying the process for fellow researchers by addressing common concerns such as sample size, cost, statistical analysis, and study participant recruitment challenges. In this episode, our experts tackled these subjects head on, championing the value of looking at data, even pilot data, through the lens of sex differences.

Don’t miss hearing about career development opportunities available to researchers from the NIH Office of Research on Women’s Health and Building Interdisciplinary Research Careers in Women’s Health (BIRCWH) Program. Including both sexes and genders in research studies is not difficult to accomplish with foresight, planning, and perhaps a little creative thinking. This insightful conversation is invaluable to all researchers. Listen now.

Recommended Reading in AJP-Heart and Circ:

Quin E. Denfeld, Christopher S. Lee, and Beth A. Habecker A primer on incorporating sex as a biological variable into the conduct and reporting of basic and clinical research studies Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, published February 8, 2022. DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00605.2021

Austin T. Robinson, Megan M. Wenner, Kanokwan Bunsawat, Joseph C. Watso, Gabrielle E. W. Giersch, and Nisha Charkoudian When it’s time for the sex talk, words matter Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol, published December 13, 2021. DOI: 10.1152/ajpheart.00556.2021

Special Article Collection on Considering Sex as a Biological Variable

117 एपिसोडस